1/2 oz Wray & Nephew Overproof Rum
1 oz Blandy's Sercial Madeira
1/2 oz Passion Fruit Syrup
1/2 oz Honey Syrup
1/2 oz Lime Juice
Shake with ice and strain into a cocktail glass.
Forthe drink of the day two Saturdays ago at Loyal Nine, I decided to take a low octane (low proof) drink idea of a Madeira variation of a Don's Special Daiquri and up the strength with a bit of funky Jamaican overproof rum. The original variation never made it on the list so I did not get around to naming it, but for this one, I looked to my list of names-without-recipes list and selected the Three Girl Rhumba as a tribute to the 1977 punk band Wire song.
The euphemisms are getting a bit stale, suffice to say: four people in Boston -- two of whom are much more prolific writers than the other two (including the originator of this blog, who has no excuse apart from laziness) -- who drink and tell.
drink & tell: a boston cocktail book
A collection of drink recipes, techniques, and Boston bar recommendations from Frederic Yarm, one of the authors of the Cocktail Virgin Slut blog. Available at Amazon, Barnes and Noble, and The Boston Shaker (on their shelves and via their webstore). Follow the buzz on D&T's Facebook fan page!