- 1/4 cup simple syrup (equal parts sugar and water boiled together until sugar melts)
- 2 limes, juiced
- 12 fresh mint leaves, plus mint sprigs for garnish
- 4 ounces white rum
- 2 cups crushed ice
- Combine simple syrup, lime juice and mint leaves in a blender and blend until combined. Add the rum and crushed ice and blend until frothy. Pour into 2 rocks glasses and garnish with mint sprigs.