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Sailor's Grog

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Sailor's Grog Recipe:

  • ¾ oz Lime juice
  • ¾ oz Orange juice
  • ½ oz Falernum
  • 1½ oz Spiced Rum
  • ½ oz 151 proof Demerara Rum
  • 1 dash Angostura bitters
  • 1½ oz Ginger Beer

Shake all ingredients except ginger beer with crushed ice and pour into a double old-fashioned glass. Top with ginger beer and more crushed ice. Garnish with a mint sprig and orange slice.

Products Needed

Falernum

Drink History

An original riff on the Navy Grog, by BG Reynolds

 

BG's tips

There are a lot of Spiced Rums on the market, and very few of an admirable quality. Typically they use artificial flavors and a lot of sugar. Look for dry-spiced rums like Don Q or Foursquare. They're a harder find but make a fantastic cocktail.

BG Reynolds on Rum