This refreshing rum cocktail is perfect to serve for friends at a party.

With only five ingredients this cocktail couldn't be easier to prepare at home - enjoy!

Ingredients for 1 glass:

  • 2 measures White Rum
  • ¾ measure fresh Lime Juice
  • ½ measure Sugar Syrup
  • 10 fresh mint leaves
  • Soda water to top-up
  • Crushed Ice (put some ice cubes in a robust plastic food bag and smash using a rolling pin)


  1. Add the mint leaves to the bottom of the tumbler and lightly muddle ('muddle' means crush using the muddler, wooden spoon or the end of a rolling pin).
  2. Add the rum, lime juice and sugar syrup then half-fill the glass with crushed ice and stir with a long spoon.
  3. Add some more crushed ice and stir again then top-up with soda and serve with straws.

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