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Create classic rum cocktails or find a new favorite with these recipes.
You Will Need
- 1 oz. dark rum
- 1 oz. light rum
- 1/2 oz. apricot brandy
- 1 tsp. grenadine
- 2 oz. pineapple juice
- 1/2 oz. simple syrup
- Ice cubes
- 1/2 oz. 151-proof rum
- Maraschino cherry or pineapple wedge
- Combination jigger
- Cocktail shaker
- Chilled cocktail glass
Measure and pour
Measure the dark and white rums, brandy, grenadine, pineapple juice and simple syrup with the jigger and pour them into the shaker.
Add ice and shake
Add a handful of ice to the shaker and shake well.
Pour into glass
Pour the contents of the shaker -- without straining it -- into a glass.
Pour the 151-proof rum over the top of the drink slowly, so that it floats.
Garnish and drink
Garnish the glass with a cherry or pineapple wedge. Take a big gulp and feel the life coming back into your dead tired body.