How to make it

  • Put rinsed mint into pitcher, take leaves off their stems.
  • Add lemon zest.
  • Add sugar on top of mint and zest.
  • Mash for at least one or two minutes really well, bruising the mint.
  • Add lemon juice and let stand for 15 minutes.
  • This is when you call your GF to come on over for early evening drinks if you already haven't done so.
  • Add pineapple juice, ginger ale.
  • ***For extra decadence, wet rims of cold glasses with a little of pineapple juice or lemon, then place glass down into small plate with a little sugar so that the rims are covered in sugar.
  • Put ice into drinks, add alcohol to desired amount, then add mix into drink.
  • Add fresh sprig of lime.
  • Makes almost 8 cups, enough for 4 people having two drinks.
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    Oh Leah, this loooks so D-lish! If we ever get any hot weather up here I'll be sure to try it!
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