What Are Some Recipes for Simple Rum Drinks?

What Are Some Recipes for Simple Rum Drinks?

What Are Some Recipes for Simple Rum Drinks?

There are several simple rum drinks. Mix a shot of rum, 3/4 ounce lime juice and 1/4 ounce of simple syrup in a cocktail shaker with ice to make a daiquiri, or use spiced rum, 3/4 ounce orange Curacao and 1 1/2 ounces of sour mix for a Cable Car.

A frozen pina colada is made by blending 2 ounces of rum, 6 ounces pineapple juice, 1 1/2 ounces cream of coconut and an ounce of heavy cream with 2 cups of ice until the mixture is smooth. To make a mojito, gently crush six mint leaves in a glass with 2 teaspoons of sugar and a splash of club soda. Add the juice from one lime, along with half of the lime, and stir in 2 ounces of rum. Fill the glass with ice and club soda.

The hurricane combines light and dark rum with passion fruit juice and orange juice for a colorful cocktail with a tropical flavor. Fill a cocktail shaker with ice, and squeeze the juice from half a lime. Add 2 ounces of each rum, 2 ounces of passion fruit juice and 1 ounce of orange juice, along with a tablespoon of simple syrup and a tablespoon of grenadine. Shake well, and serve in a hurricane glass with an orange slice and a cherry.