The Persuader

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Serve in a

Coupe glass

Garnish:

Pineapple wedge on rim

How to make:

SHAKE all ingredients with ice and fine strain into chilled glass.

1 1/2 fl oz Bacardi 8 year old rum
1 fl oz Chardonnay (Chablis) white wine
1/3 fl oz Muyu Chinotto Nero liqueur
1/6 fl oz Licor 43 Original liqueur
1 fl oz Pineapple juice (fresh pressed)
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Review:

Named due to this drink's friendly approachability and The Persuaders!, a 1970s British TV series starring Tony Curtis and Roger Moore made brilliant by John Barry's theme music.

This cocktail harnesses rum's affinity to pineapple juice and is Daiquiri-like but with white wine's acidity replacing that of lime juice. Chinotto liqueur adds delicate chocolaty citrus complexity with a touch of rich vanilla liqueur adding balancing sweetness.

History:

Created February 2019 by yours truly, this is a riff on the Palermo, a cocktail I came across in 2001 and the first cocktail I encountered that replaced the acidity of citrus fruit with white wine.

Nutrition:

One serving of The Persuader contains 205 calories.

Alcohol content:

  • 1.5 standard drinks
  • 17.17% alc./vol. (34.34° proof)
  • 20.6 grams of pure alcohol
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