Trader Vic's Original Mai Tai
Your search for the ultimate mai tai ends here. If you can't make it to Trader Vic's for one, then you can make one yourself!
2 ounces 17-year-old Jamaican rum
1/2 ounce orgeat (almond syrup)
1/2 ounce orange curacao
Juice of one fresh lime
1/4 ounce rock candy syrup or Simple Syrup
Lime slice for garnish
Sprig of mint for garnish
- Shake ingredients and pour into an ice-packed glass.
- Garnish with lime and a sprig of mint.
Makes 1 serving.