Rum is an essential drink at any reputable bar and it’s more than just a spirit for most of us. It is undeniably popular across the world and there are plenty of rums and rum recipes that have moved beyond the simple rum and Coke formula. With all new flavors, rum is surely a drink that is all-embracing for an enthusiastic community of cocktail lovers.
You may recognise some iconic rum cocktails, but have you tried these newer recipes that have made their way onto the most enjoyed cocktails list?
With a history steeped in Caribbean heritage, British Navy and Pirates, Rum is surely a part of an exciting journey. So, do you want to see what the most popular rum recipes are?
Jamaican Rum Punch
This delicious recipe includes lots of fruit and a unique taste. Fresh lime juice gives an uncommon flavor to this punch. A classic cocktail rum punch will instantly make you feel like you’re relaxing on the beach on vacation. Rum and fruit juices come together to create a flavorful and beautiful rum punch recipe.
This Jamaican Rum Punch is the perfect drink to take you to the Caribbean.
- 2 cups — Pineapple juice
- 1 1/2 cups — Orange juice
- 1 cup — Dark rum
- 1/4 cup — Fresh lime juice
- 3 tablespoons — Grenadine
Float orange slices, lime slices, and lemon slices in the punch.
Mix it all in your favourite pitcher and enjoy your tasty sunset punch!
Very Fruity Rum Punch
A super drink that is loaded with the extra punch and extra flavor. This is a surefire favorite at any party!
- 1 1/2 cups — Rum
- 1/3 cup — Banana liqueur
- 1 dash — Grenadine syrup
- 6 ounces each — Frozen orange juice & pineapple juice concentrate
- Round Slices of orange and lemon
In a large punch bowl, prepare the orange and pineapple juice, then stir in the rum, banana liqueur and grenadine. Finish by floating slices of orange, lime and lemon on top!
Daiquiri is an extremely simple recipe that requires just three common ingredients. It is one of the most refreshing drinks you can make and an indispensable rum cocktail that everyone should know.
- 2 oz — White rum
- 1/2 oz — Simple syrup
- 1 oz — Fresh lime juice
- Lime wedge
Combine all ingredients in a shaker with ice. Shake well and then double strain into a glass. Garnish with a lime wedge.
The Mai Tai is the perfect drink to compliment high-quality rum. This tropical drink is the best way to step away and relax after the monotony of a long work day.
- 5 oz — White rum
- 1/2 oz — Lime juice
- 1/2 oz — Orange curacao
- 1/2 oz — Orgeat syrup
- 3/4 oz — Dark rum
- Lime wedge
- Pineapple spear
Shake all ingredients except dark rum together in a shaker with ice. Strain into a glass filled with ice and float dark rum on top. Garnish with a lime and pineapple.
Mojito is a very refreshing drink for hot summer days. A favourite summertime cocktail — Mojito is easy to make and delicious too!
- 10 fresh mint leaves
- 1/2 lime (cut into 4 wedges)
- 2 tablespoons — White sugar
- Ice cubes
- 1 1/2 oz — White rum
- 1/2 cup — Club soda
Place mint leaves and 1 lime wedge into a glass and lightly muddle the two. Add 2 more wedges, sugar and muddle again. Fill the glass with ice and pour rum over it and then fill it with club soda. Stir well and enjoy!
Every celebration has space for some rum! So, what is your favorite way to enjoy it?
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