Cocktails

Rum makes a great cocktail. There are so many but my top ones are:

Daiquiri

60ml Rum

30ml Fresh Lime Juice

15ml Sugar Syrup

Shake ingredients with ice.  Fine strain into a chilled glass. Garnish with lime.

The Mrs F #DoubleDaq

100ml Quality Rum

50ml Fresh Lime Juice

20ml Sugar Syrup

2 dashes Angostura Bitters

Shake ingredients with ice.  Fine strain into a chilled glass. Garnish with lime.

Corn n’ Oil

60ml Rum

15ml JD Taylors Velvet Falernum

2 dashes Angostura Bitters

Stir all ingredients with ice.  Garnish with lime slice.

Old Fashioned

75ml Rum

10ml Sugar Syrup

3 dashes Orange Bitters

Stir Rum with two ice cubes until melted.  Add sugar syrup, orange bitters and two more ice cubes.  Stir until melted then pour into Old Fashioned glass with one large ice sphere.  Twist orange peel to express citrus oil over the drink.  Add peel to garnish.

Mai Tai

30ml Jamaican Rum

30ml Rhum Agricole Vieux

15ml Orange Curacao

15ml Orgeat Syrup

7.5ml Sugar Syrup

30ml Fresh Lime Juice

Shake well with plenty of crushed ice. Pour unstrained into a double Old Fashioned glass.  Garnish with half lime shell and mint sprig.

Jet Pilot

15ml fresh lime juice

15ml grapefruit juice

15ml cinnamon syrup

15ml falernum
30ml dark Jamaican Rum

22.5ml Gold Puerto Rican Rum

22.5ml Overproof Demerara Rum

1 dash Angostura bitters

6 drops Pernod

crushed ice

Put everything in a blender (ice last). Blend at high speed for 5 seconds. Pour unstrained into a glass, adding more crushed ice to fill. Garnish with a cocktail cherry