Friday Cocktail Hour; The Nutcracker by Shaun Daugherty

Nutcracker Cocktail

Nutcracker Cocktail

We have been through a few days of scorching late summer temps and nothing beats the heat like a plate of fresh fruit and a refreshing cocktail.  The tropical climate had left me parched for rum and as always our resident Cocktail Specialist Shaun Daugherty had the perfect concoction to appease my thirst.

 

Nutcracker Cocktail

  • Juice of 1 1/2 Lemons
  • 1 1/2 oz. Coconut flavored Rum
  • 1 oz. Cognac
  • 1 oz. Pineapple Juice

Method:  In a shaker filled half way with ice, first squeeze in the lemons, throwing away the remnants after doing so.  Pour in the measured amounts of the other ingredients.  Cap with a mixing glass and shake well.  Strain into a nicely chilled cocktail glass.

Add a little fruit juice and citrus to the blend and you have yourself a nice sipper while mixing it with friends in the heat of the season.  While you are making yourself one, be sure to remember your friends!

You can also find Shaun the Bartender on Facebook and Twitter and Shaunthebartender.com

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