Mojito with Basil
2 fresh mint sprigs, chopped
2 fresh basil sprigs, chopped1 tablespoon sugar
3 tablespoons fresh lime juice
1 1/2 ounces (3 tablespoons) light rum
Chilled club soda or seltzer water
Place mint, basil, sugar and lime juice in a tall glass and crush with a spoon or muddler until the sugar is dissolved. Stir in rum. Add ice cubes and top off drink with club soda or seltzer water. Stir drink well and garnish with mint, basil and lime.