I'm still in awe at how fast these plants furnish the garden...and yes they are invasive.
That's not why she's always ready with bouquet in hand ;o)
My Mint Mojito
(American / Metric measures)
. 24 large, fresh Mint leaves, plus extra for garnish
. 1/4 cup (55g) organic cane sugar
. 1/4 cup (50ml) dark, aged Rum (5+)
. 1/4 cup (50ml) fresh lime juice (2 small limes)
. 1 can (355ml) of sparkling water
. 6 regular sized ice-cubes
. Add an extra 1/8 cup of frozen orange concentrate or simply, 1/4 cup orange juice.
Most of us work very hard to get through our week...why not take a little deserved time off.
Whether it's playing tourist in our own part of the world or laying back with a refreshment and snack...you can certainly make it part of a small, pleasurable ritual ;o)