Bacardi Special

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Serve in

Martini glass...
fl oz Bacardi Carta Blanca light rum
¾ fl oz Rutte Dry Gin
½ fl oz Freshly squeezed lime juice
¼ fl oz Giffard Grenadine Syrup
fl oz Sugar syrup (2 sugar to 1 water)
½ fl oz Chilled water (omit if wet ice)
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How to make:

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

Garnish:

Luxardo Maraschino cherry

Comment:

Hit the perfect proportions and you will strike a wondrous balance of flavoursome rum, gin botanicals, limey sourness and fruity sweetness.

About:

Adapted from Harry Craddock's 1930 The Savoy Cocktail Book which also has the following notation to this vintage adaptation of the 'Bacardi Cocktail', "Made famous by Karl K. Kitchen, the well-known New York Newspaper Columnist."

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