Limited Edition Cocktail: Choco-Strawberry Mojito

A “Limited Edition Cocktail” is something that can only be made with a certain ingredient that’s only available for a short time.

Here in this case, the “limited” ingredient is a chocolate mint that we only had a short while this past summer at my restaurant.

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About This Cocktail
A mojito made with fresh local strawberries as well as organic chocolate mint from Fickle Fields Farm in Kennedy, N.Y.

Ingredients
2 ounces rum
4 to 6 chocolate mint leaves
2 tablespoons diced strawberries
1 lime wedge
Splash simple syrup
Top with soda water

Preparation
Muddle the pieces of strawberry with the chocolate mint, lime and simple syrup in a pint glass. pack the pint glass full with ice and then add the rum. Roll the drink into a mixing tin and back before finishing with soda water and/or lemon-lime soda to taste.

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