Derby Daiquari

Main Spirit Rum, White
Difficulty Easy
Technique Shaken

If you are after a bright, citrus-forward Daiquari then you can’t drink one better than the modern classic, Derby Daiquari. Created at the Mai-Kai in Fort Lauderdale, the addition of Orange Juice to the tradition Daiquari base will delight.

Ingredients

  • 1.5 oz. 45ml Rum, White
  • 1 oz. 30ml Orange Juice
  • 0.5 oz. 15ml Lime Juice
  • 0.5 oz. 15ml Sugar Syrup
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Instructions

Combine rum, juices, and syrup in an ice-filled shaker; shake. Strain into a chilled glass

Garnish

Orange wedge

More about this drink

The Derby Daiquari was invented in 1959 to be the official drink of the Florida Derby horse race.

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