Trader Vic Mai Tai Cocktail
Ingredients10 m servings 254
- Fill a rocks glass with 1 cup crushed ice. Set aside in the freezer.
- Combine rum, orgeat, orange Curacao, rock candy syrup, and lime juice in a cocktail shaker. Add 1 cup ice, cover and shake until chilled. Strain into the chilled rocks glass.
- Garnish with half of the lime shell inside the drink and float a sprig of fresh mint on the edge of the glass.
Per Serving: 254 calories; 0.2 27.6 0.6 0 18 Full nutrition
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If your looking for French Garnier Orgeat.............try "Orgeat White Almond Syrup. made by Fee Brothers. It can be found in most Liquor Store.
I made this with Captain Morgan’s Black Spiced Rum since it was on hand and it was delicious. Definitely a keeper and I can wait to try it out on friends.
This is the original recipe described in Trader Vic's Bartender's Guide (Revised, c. 1972). The 17-year J. Wray Nephew rum has not been available for decades. For a substitute, visit my profil...