The Perfect Mai Tai
Mai Tai is essentially a sour cocktail where the sweet and sour elements in it contribute to highlight the flavor of the rum.
Servings: 1 person
- 30 ml fresh lime juice
- 30 ml white rhum agricole e.g. Clément VSOP Martinique Rhum
- 30 ml Dark Jamaican Rum e.g. Appleton Estate Extra Dark Rum
- 15 ml orange curacao
- 15 ml orgeat
- 7.5 ml sugar syrup
Shake at least 2 cups of crushed ice together with the ingredients in a shaker for 10 seconds.
Pour into a double tumbler without straining.
Garnish with sprig of mint and lime zest.