Mai Tai Drink Recipe

Mai Tai drink recipe
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Nutrition Information† ‡

Serving size: 1 drink

0.0 g
5 g
0 g


  • 1/2 oz. Curacao, orange
  • 1 oz. Rum, dark
  • 1 oz. Rum, light
  • 1/3 oz. (fresh) Lime Juice
  • 1/2 oz. Orgeat Syrup
  • 1/6 oz. Sugar Syrup

How to Make It

  1. Shake everything except the dark rum in a shaker filled with ice.
  2. Strain into a highball glass over crushed ice.
  3. Float the rum on top
  4. Garnish with a pineapple spear, lime peel and a straw.

Comments on Mai Tai

  • Mai tai
    Dec 23rd, 2013
    You want to taste the world best Mai tai.. go to Trader Vic's!
  • brandon
    Mar 4th, 2012
    This is a great drink....but the screaming red zombie is the best bye far.
  • charlie
    Feb 6th, 2012
    yum rum in my tum tum
  • Ramii
    May 22nd, 2010
    Add Some Amaretto .. but Orgeat is greaat . love it :D
  • FDameion
    Oct 18th, 2009
    i havent had it with the syrup, but they're very good. if you like them, try a "Zombie" as well.
  • spencer
    Oct 6th, 2009
    Its best when you layer it. Float dark rum last.
  • Smapdee
    Feb 17th, 2009
    In a pinch you could substitute simple syrup.
  • LJ
    Feb 2nd, 2009
    What do you all think of a good Ogreat Syrup alternative? Dont see alot of bars keeping it in stock.

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