A Trio Of Drinks To Test Out During National Daiquiri Day
Cruzan® Daiquiri. (Courtesy Photo)
The sweltering summer temps are here for a few more days, so luckily for us, National Daiquiri Day falls on Tuesday, July 19th, giving you the perfect opportunity to break out the blender or shaker.
• 1 oz. Diplomatico
• 1/2 oz. Simple Syrup
• 1/2 oz. fresh Lime Juice
Shake all ingredients with ice. Strain into daiquiri or cocktail glass. Garnish with a lime wheel.
Diplomático Daiquiri. (Courtesy Photo)
• 2 parts Cruzan® Aged Light Rum
• 1 part Simple Syrup
• Juice of a whole Lime
Pour ingredients into blender with ice. Blend. Strain into a chilled cocktail glass. Garnish with lime wheel.
The Original Bacardi® Daiquiri:
The Original Bacardi® Daiquiri. (Courtesy Photo)
• 3 parts Bacardi Superior
• 1 part freshly squeezed Lime
• 1 part Simple Syrup (equal parts sugar and water boiled until sugar has been diluted)
Put all ingredients into a shaker. Fill with half cubed ice and half crushed ice. Shake vigorously until chilled. Double strain into a coupe or rocks glass.
Nicole is the Editor-in-Chief of Hamptons.com where she focuses on lifestyle, nightlife, and mixology. She grew up in the Hamptons and currently resides in Water Mill. www.hamptons.com