In a cocktail shaker, stir rum, fresh lime juice, and simple syrup
Add ice and shake until chilled
Strain into a chilled cocktail glass
Garnish with orange peel and serve
Made popular through Elvis Presley's film Blue Hawaiian, the Mai Tai is a classic tropical drink synonymous with Tiki Culture. This recipe calls for a unique ingredient Orgeat, an almond syrup, that adds a little extra sweetness.
The Old Fashioned is quite simply the drink that started it all. It is the OG cocktail. The preferred libation of drinkers in the know from the 19th century to today. Our version takes this drink from good to grand, with the addition of Grand Marnier's signature blend of cognac and orange.
Jessica shares that punch recipes like the Rum Punch should have five key elements; sour, bitter, sugar, water, and strong alcohol. In this particular recipe she used an extra anejo rum from Venezuela. It has a rich sugar flavor with a hint of citrus, spice, and chocolate.