Agave Nectar Drink Recipes

Agave Mojito

3 oz. white rum
2 Tbsp. light agave nectar
3 Tbsp. fresh squeezed lime juice (approx. 2 limes)
40 spearmint leaves
1 can (12 oz.) chilled club soda
1 dozen ice cubes

1 Place rum, agave nectar, lime juice and mint in small bowl and crush mint with pestle or back of a spoon. If desired, sample mixture at this point and adjust sweetness balance to taste.
2 Strain mixture, pressing excess moisture from mint. Divide between two glasses (approx. 2.5 fl. oz. per glass)
3 Add 6 fl. oz. of club soda to each glass and add ice to fill. Garnish with mint sprig and/or lime wedge.

Servings: 2
Yield: 2 drinks, approx. 9 oz. each
Preparation time: 5 minutes
Ready in: 5 minutes

Cooking Tips
Either light or dark varieties of agave nectar will produce delicious results, though dark agave nectar may tint the drink slightly, so light agave nectar is preferred.

Nutrition Facts
Serving size: 1 serving
Percent daily values based on a 2000 calorie diet.
Nutrition information calculated from recipe ingredients.
The following ingredients were not linked to the ingredient database and were not included in the nutrition information:
spearmint leaves
ice cubes

Amount Per Serving
Calories 160.17
Calories From Fat (0%) 0.09
% Daily Value
Total Fat 0.01g 0%
Saturated Fat 0.00g 0%
Cholesterol 0.00mg 0%
Sodium 38.00mg 2%
Potassium 22.37mg 1%
Carbohydrates 17.29g 6%
Dietary Fiber 0.06g 0%
Sugar 16.26g
Sugar Alcohols 0.00g
Net Carbohydrates 17.23g
Protein 0.06g 0%
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