Origins of the Mojito

Traditionally the mojito consists of five simple ingredients. Lime juice, White rum, Sugar, Soda water and mint. This drinksĀ combination of sweetness, refreshing citrus, and mint flavors is intended to complement the potent kick of the rum, and has made thisĀ a popular summer drink across the world. The mojito was born in Cuba, although the exact … Continue reading Origins of the Mojito

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Long Island Ice Tea

The Long Island Iced Tea is the basis of many elaborate mixed-drinks. It dates to the 70's, named after the continental USA's largest island Long Island, in New York. Although it doesn't contain tea, it's taste is similar. Made with tequila, vodka, light rum, triple sec, gin, and a splash of cola, which gives the … Continue reading Long Island Ice Tea