A sweet and minty cocktail!
|For the orange syrup|
|2||oranges (for the zest and juice)|
|For the cocktail|
|½||orange, cut in half|
|1.5 oz||orange syrup|
1- Combine orange zest, juice, water and sugar in a small saucepan. Stir and bring to boil over high heat. Reduce heat to low and let simmer until sugar is dissolved.
2- Reduce heat and let syrup cool down. Strain the syrup into a jar and refrigerate. Discard the zest.
3- Add the orange pieces, mint and orange syrup to a glass. Muddle all of the ingredients until the orange has released its juice and the mint has released its oils.
4- Add the tequila and stir to combine. Fill the glass with ice and club soda and serve.