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Cocktail in brandy snifter, mint and cherries

Photo: Pineapple Express Cocktail

Rum Cocktails

Rum isn’t just all about swashbuckling pirates and pirate booty, right?

Well, kinda. I think that’s what most people think of when they think of rum. We do too, to some extent. But, Rum is such a rich spirit and a lot of fun to combine with other rums and other alcohols to achieve elegant cocktails, as well as tiki cocktails that are as crazy as they are fun to drink!

We love the boozy tiki concoctions we have come up with, such as our Coconut Rum Painkiller, but we also love the elegance of a Bee’s Kiss!

Silver cup with crushed ice and pineapple fronts and mint

Rum Mint Julep Recipe

This Rum Mint Julep recipe is a great summer cocktail. A Rum Julep Recipe with 2 rums, plus the typical bourbon, this one is full of flavor from the mint leaves. The mint releases essential oil in a fruit, herbal rum based take on the classic cocktail.         The Mint Julep is …

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Rum Punch Cocktail is in a glass and a decanter. Lemon verbena garnish

Rum Punch Cocktail Recipe

 A Rum Punch Cocktail recipe perfect for summer, with rum, vodka, juices and topped with lemon soda. Great for entertaining, as it’s easy and customizable. You can make it early and serve as a big batch cocktail.         This is a sunny tropical drink you can make with delicious rum! We used …

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Ancient Mariner cocktail, orange drink in rocks glass with crushed ice and mint sprig

Ancient Mariner Cocktail Recipe

In typical tiki construction, this Ancient Mariner cocktail recipe was developed by Jeff Beachbum Berry. A split rum based cocktail, with light and dark rums and allspice dram is a winner!     This tropical cocktail has a split rum base, meaning part Jamaican rum, part demerara rum. It also has fresh citrus juices (lime …

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tan cocktail in glass with crushed ice, mint bunches and green straws

Navy Grog Cocktail

This Navy Grog cocktail recipe is a great rum based drink with three different rums and citrus juices! A tasty tropical drink served at Don the Beachcomber’s restaurants!     This Navy Grog cocktail recipe dates back to the early days of legendary bartender Donn Beach. The original recipe with three types of rum, calls …

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Tan cocktail tiki drink with dry ice and fortune cookie

The Seer Cocktail

A tropical cocktail that is perfect for the new year, this tiki drink makes you think of warmer weather!     So, tiki drinks. We have a few of them. Like our Rambler’s Ruby and Cargo Cult cocktails. These we did in the common tiki drink way in mugs. The Seer Cocktail is not a …

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Green tiki mug with flaming peach

Peach Zombie Cocktail Recipe

This peach version of the classic zombie cocktail recipe is a really tasty one!     Rum. What’s the first thing you think of when you think of that particular spirit? For us, it’s beaches and warm tropical breezes with a cocktail in hand. I don’t know about you, but there aren’t many warm tropical …

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Cocktail in snifter, mint and cherry garnish

The Pineapple Express Punch

This pineapple juice and rum cocktail is a great tiki based drink. Refreshing and flavorful!     The Pineapple Express Punch is named after the yearly weather phenomenon that tends to occur around the holidays out on the west coast. These storms come across the Pacific from Hawaii. They bring the rainy season and cool …

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