- 5 Fresh mint leaves
- 1/2 oz. Chambord
- 2 oz. light rum
- 1/2 oz. fresh squeezed lime juice
- 1/2 oz. sugar syrup
Garnish: mint leaf
Muddle mint and other ingredients in a mixing glass. Add ice, shake the mixture vigorously. Strain into a chilled martini glass. Garnish with mint leaf.
Bastille Day is a French national holiday commemorating the Fete de la Federation during the French Revolution. The Fete de la Federation was a huge feast and event celebrating the short-lived constitutional monarchy in France after the storming of Bastille on July 14, 1789. French cities and towns often celebrate the holiday with fireworks, parades and other events.