Americans love to celebrate which is why they have created a day for everything. Everyone needs an excuse to drink which is why people of America have created a day, especially for mojitos. The drink is enjoyed mostly in the summer season which is why the people of America get into the summer siesta spirit and enjoy this national day all across America on the 11th of July. Mojito is a traditional mint Cuban drink. Mojito was the favorite drink of the author Ernest Hemingway which is how this refreshing cocktail gained its popularity. The creator of the day is still unknown.
How is it observed?
Celebrate the day by enjoying a chilled jar of mint mojitos with your friends and family at a deck or a bar. Arrange parties and get-togethers, take exciting and memorable pictures with your friends and post them on social media like Facebook, Instagram and snapshot. Try out new recipes and enjoy the sweet, citrus and mint flavors of the drink with your loved ones. One of the most common recipes of the drink is as follows;
- 1 lime, halved crosswise
- 3 fresh mint sprigs
- 1 tablespoon sugar
- 1 Oz (2 tablespoons) white rum
- 1/3 cup chilled sparkling water