While a mojito is traditionally made with lime juice, a fresh Meyer lemon is a great way to mix things up. Citrus gives the perfect fresh bite to this light cocktail, and will instantly brighten your day.
|8||mint sprigs, plus additional for garnish|
|3||tablespoons||freshly squeezed Meyer lemon juice**|
|~||lemon slice, for garnish|
*If simple syrup is unavailable, substitute with superfine sugar.
**Meyer lemons range greatly in flavor. If your Meyer lemon is too sweet, simply perk things up with the juice of a regular lemon instead.