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Claire Stern
Sep 07, 2016 @ 9:00 am

New York Fashion Week has barely even started, but the looming schedule already makes us want a thick drink, stat. Thankfully, the kind folks over at Gansevoort Hotel's Saharan-inspired rooftop bar, Zerzura at Plunge, have obliged us with a refreshing mint cocktail recipe—available exclusively during NYFW—that only requires four ingredients and tastes just as good as it looks. "It's an elevated twist on the classic mojito," says mixologist and creative director of China Grill Management JT McKay, who helped develop the celebratory drink. Read on for the full breakdown—no front-row seat required.

Mint Couture

Ingredients
1 oz light rum
1/2 oz mint simple syrup ($11; surlatable.com)
1/2 oz lime juice
Top off with prosecco

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Directions

1. Mix rum with simple syrup.

2. Add lime juice and top off with prosecco.

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