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NEW CASTLE — Alcohol-Free Mojitos

(Makes 14 servings)

Ingredients:

  • 2 cups water
  • 1 1/2 cups white sugar
  • 2 cups mint leaves, chopped
  • 2 cups lime sherbet, softened
  • 1 cup lime juice
  • 1 cup water
  • 8 cups club soda
  • Lime slices for garnish



Directions:

1. Combine 2 cups water and the sugar in a microwave-safe bowl; heat in microwave on high for 5 minutes. Stir the mint into the water; let stand for 5 miutes. Strain and discard the mint leaves from the syrup; set aside.

2.Stir the lime sherbet, lime juice, and 1 cup of water together in a large pitcher until well combined. Pour the mint-infused syrup into the mixture. Add club soda and stir. Serve over ice. Garnish with lime slices or a sprig of mint.

Note:  This nonalcoholic version keeps that pesky vodka from drying out your mouth, and is a great summer treat for you and the kids alike.

 

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