Original Mai Tai Drink Recipe

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Nutrition Information† ‡

Serving size: 1 drink

Calories
94
Fat
0.0 g
Carbs
8 g
Protein
0 g

Ingredients

  • 1 oz. Rum, Jamaican (Appleton Estates)
  • 1/2 oz. Curacao, orange
  • 1 oz. Rum, dark (Saint James Hors D'Age)
  • 1 whole Cherries/Maraschinos
  • 1 whole (juice of whole) Lime
  • 1 piece (sprig) Mint
  • 1 piece (fresh spear) Pineapple
  • 1/2 oz. Orgeat Syrup
  • 2 tsp. Sugar Syrup

How to Make It

Shake ingredients in a cocktail shaker with cracked ice. Pour into glass and garnish with pineapple, cherry and mint sprig. Add half a lime shell for color.

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This drink recipe was submitted by one of our gifted readers, frost46!

Contributor notes

Closest recipe to Trader Vic's 1944 original.

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