The Original Mai Tai
TIME/SERVINGSTotal: 5 mins
Active: 5 mins
Makes: 1 drink
2 ounces aged rum
3/4 ounce freshly squeezed lime juice, juiced lime half reserved
"1/2 ounce orange curaçao"
1/4 ounce Rich Simple Syrup, also known as rock candy syrup
1/4 ounce orgeat
1 cup crushed ice
1 mint sprig, for garnish
INSTRUCTIONS:Combine all ingredients except the mint sprig in a cocktail shaker, shake vigorously, and pour the
entire contents into a double Old Fashioned glass.
Garnish with the juiced lime half and a mint sprig.