Phew! It’s hot!
Time for another refreshing cold drink.
Lemon and Mint Refresher
Half-fill a tumbler with ice. Add 3 mint leaves and 3 lemon verbena or lemon balm leaves. Add 1 tsp brown sugar and the juice of half a lemon. Mash together a little to release the flavour of the leaves, and then top up with sparkling mineral water.
Add a sprig of mint and a slice of lemon to garnish and stir till the sugar has dissolved.
Aaah. That’s nice and cold!
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