Holy Kaw!

All the topics that interest us.

Tiki cocktail recipes [slideshow]


As the summer winds down to a close, what better way to transition to the coming autumn than with tiki cocktails? Chow.com brings eight tiki cocktail recipes in a vibrant slideshow. The cocktail above, for instance, is a classic tiki cocktail, an original from Don the Beachcomber called “The Original Zombie.” To make it you need:

3/4 cup crushed ice
1 1/2 ounces aged Jamaican rum, such as Appleton Estate V/X or Extra
1 1/2 ounces gold Puerto Rican rum
1 ounce 151-proof Lemon Hart Demerara rum
3/4 ounce freshly squeezed lime juice
2 teaspoons white grapefruit juice
1 teaspoon Cinnamon Syrup
1 teaspoon Grenadine
1/2 ounce falernum
1/8 teaspoon Pernod
1 dash aromatic bitters, such as angostura
Ice cubes
1 mint sprig, for garnish

For instructions and recipes for many other cocktails, see the full slideshow at Chow.

Find many more cocktail recipes.

Posted by

Comments are off for this post.