Honey Bee

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Coupe glass
Measuring jigger
Bar spoon
Fine sieve


There are approximately 138 calories in one serving of Honey Bee.

Styles & Flavours

Honey Bee image

Serve in a

Coupe glass


Lemon zest twist

How to make:

STIR honey with rum in base of shaker until honey dissolves. Add other ingredients, SHAKE with ice and fine strain into chilled glass.

34 fl oz Freshly squeezed lemon juice
14 fl oz Freshly squeezed orange juice
4 spoon Raw runny honey (preferably orange blossom)
1 23 fl oz Pot still Jamaican rum

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Our Comment:

Honey balances lemon juice in this rum-based cocktail.


With light rum this drink becomes a Honeysuckle, and with gin in place of rum, it becomes a Bee's Knees.


Recipe adapted from 1949 edition of Esquire's Handbook for Hosts.

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