Serve in aFlute glass
Charcoal rim & grapefruit zest twist (discarded)
How to make:
SHAKE all ingredients with ice and fine strain into chilled glass.
|1 2/3 fl oz||Bacardi Carta Blanca light rum|
|1 fl oz||Fino sherry|
|1/2 fl oz||Lime juice (freshly squeezed)|
|2/3 fl oz||Sugar syrup (rich) 2 sugar to 1 water|
|2 dash||Peychaud's or other Creole-style bitters|
Difford's Guide remains free-to-use thanks to the support of the brands in green above.
Fino sherry and Peychaud's Bitters brilliantly sets this riff on a classic Daiquiri apart. Beautifully balanced and delicately flavoured. If you apply the charcoal rim, perhaps leave a lipstick saving space rather than encircling the rim.
Created in 2014 for Bacardi Legacy by Roman Foltan at The Artesian Bar at The Langham Hotel, London, England.
There are approximately 199 calories in one serving of Optimist.