Five Favorite Drinks with Rum
Rum is the most popular alcohol used in tropical cocktails. Therefore, some great classic cocktails contain rum. The following drinks should be added to any tropical celebration or summer party. Rum goes well with citrusy beverages – a way to satisfy someone who enjoys a sweet-and-sour libation. The following drinks with rum are sure to be winners at your next party.
1. Wiki Wiki
This delicious rum drink is worth repeating as the Wiki Wiki contains citrusy ingredients and pineapple. To make this drink, you need the following ingredients:
1½ ounces Blanc Rhum Agricole ( a cane juice type rum)
½ kiwi – peeled
½ ounce of mango brandy
1 ounce of lime juice (freshly squeezed)
1 ounce of pineapple juice
½ ounce of can syrup
Muddle the kiwi in a tall beverage glass and add the liquid ingredients. Include a swizzle stick and add crushed ice. Garnish with a pineapple crescent, lime wheel, kiwi slice, and, to make it extra special, an orchid.
2. Caribbean Coco
For this rum drink, you want to place the emphasis on coconut. Therefore, you need to add the following ingredients:
1 ounce of rum
⅓ ounce of coconut yogurt
1 ounce of Clément Coco rum
½ ounce of simple syrup
A dash of Angostura bitters
½ ounce of lime juice
This time, you want to use a tumbler and shake all the ingredients with ice. Strain into a cut out coconut over ice. For a garnish, place a large sprig of mint into the drink. Add an umbrella for a festive touch.
3. Walking Far from Home
This traditional cocktail features the following ingredients:
2 ounces of Plantation white rum
1½ ounces of currant puree
¼ ounce of maple syrup (1:1)
¼ ounce of lime juice (freshly squeezed)
A pinch of Earl Grey Tea to sprinkle on top
A dehydrated lime wheel (for the garnish)
Use a cocktail tumbler and combine all the ingredients with ice. Shake the mix hard for about 30 seconds. Double strain the mixture over ice and into a double rocks glass. Garnish with the lime wheel.
4. Summer Moon
This rum drink takes you back to a romantic time – one where summer was an idyllic time to watch the moon and dream the dreams of youth. This special drink is made with the following ingredients:
2 ounces of Bacardi silver rum
1 ounce of house-made hibiscus combined with dandelion root syrup to drizzle over the drink
1 ounce of lime juice (fresh squeezed)
1 ounce of orange juice
2 dashes of grapefruit bitters
4 muddled mint leaves
When mixing the drink, you will need a double old-fashioned glass. Use a garnish, such as a mint sprig or a blood orange wheel. To make the drink, muddle mint within a mixing tin. Include the other ingredients in the tin, along with ice. Shake the concoction and double strain the mix over ice. Top crushed ice and drizzle with the hibiscus and dandelion root syrup mix.
5. Pineapple Express
This easy-to-make rum cocktail calls for the following ingredients:
2 ounces of pineapple rum blend
¾ ounce of pineapple syrup
¾ ounce of lime juice
Use a champagne sour glass for this drink. Stir the ingredients together and voila! You have a ready-to-drink delicious pineapple rum drink.