Davis Wade “Mock”-jito

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Davis Wade “Mock”-jito

  • 2 tablespoons fresh blackberries
  • 2 tablespoons fresh raspberries
  • 6 mint leaves
  • 2 teaspoons simple syrup
  • 2 large lime wedges
  • Seltzer water
  1. Divide blackberries, raspberries, mint leaves and simple syrup equally into two short cocktail glasses.
  2. Squeeze lime wedges into the glass. Muddle the mixture together breaking up the berries and bruising the mint.
  3. Add ice to each glass. Top with seltzer. Gently stir to combine.

For a genuine mojito, add 2 ounces of rum to each glass. Makes two drinks. Recipe can be multiplied and served in a pitcher for a crowd.