Some drink recipes that use banana rum include the Cruzan Banana Nana, the Grilled Banana Punch, the Malibu Pina Colada and the Electric Banana. In most cases, it is possible to make these drinks with any type of banana rum, rather than a specific brand.
Some good rum drink recipes include the Rum Ricky Cocktail, which has a five-star rating on AllRecipes.com as of 2015, and the Mojito Perfecto, which also has a five-star rating. Bobby Flay's Blueberry Rum Milkshake has a five-star rating on FoodNetwork.com.
Some hot rum drink recipes include two versions of hot buttered rum by Rachael Ray and Emeril Lagasse. Other recipes include hot buttered rum using vanilla extract and rum hot toddy.
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.
One recipe that uses pineapple and rum combines 1 46-ounce can pineapple juice, 2 cups spiced rum and 1/2 cup of fresh lime juice. Mix together well in a large pitcher. Serve over ice in tall glasses with lime slices as a garnish.
There is no sugar in straight rum, although there may be added sugar in flavored rums or in rum-based liqueurs. The liver does not metabolize rum or other types of alcohol into sugar.
Fruity, rum-based cocktails include mai tais, piña coladas, hurricanes and strawberry and banana daiquiris. Planter's punch is made with pineapple juice, orange juice and lemon juice, along with Angostura bitters, grenadine, simple sugar syrup and a generous portion of ...