|1 1⁄2 fl oz||Bacardi Carta Blanca light rum|
|1⁄2 fl oz||Giffard Abricot du Roussillon|
|1⁄2 fl oz||Grand Marnier liqueur|
|1⁄2 fl oz||Belle de Brillet pear liqueur|
|3 fl oz||Fresh pressed pineapple juice|
|3⁄4 fl oz||Freshly squeezed lime juice|
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Not quite the best, but this long, fruity thirst quencher isn't half bad.
Discovered in 2003 at Booly Mardy's, Glasgow, Scotland. Cocktail aficionados will be familiar with the Tahitian phrase Mai Tai - Roa Ae, or 'out of this world - the best', which gave the Mai Tai its name. This cocktail means simply 'the best'.