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Homemade with Hollie: Mint Watermelon Mojitos

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Strano's Spring Mint Watermelon Mojitos

3 boxes fresh mint, take the leaves off stems

1 seedless watermelon, cut into cubes

1 bottle of Bacardi silver rum

1   Small bottle club soda

1 small bag white sugar

12 limes, juiced

First make your simply syrup.  Bring 1 cup of water and 1 cup of sugar to a boil.  Let simmer til sugar dissolves.  Turn off heat, set aside, and cool completely.

This recipe will make one pitcher.

Add 18 chunks of watermelon to a large glass pitcher.  Add the simple syrup-- The recipe is above.  Muddle for several minutes... Crushing the watermelon and it's juices and releasing the flavor of the mint.  Now you want to add ice about halfway up the picture.  Add your rum.  Stir blending well... You want to be sure to get all that watermelon and mint mixed through the drink.  

Fill six tall glasses with ice.  Fill each glass 75% full.  Top with club soda and garnish with a thin slice of watermelon and sprig of mint.

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