This Monday, August 16th is National Rum Day, and we’ve got some rum cocktail suggestions that are perfect to shake up any at-home celebration. Sure, the pandemic may have us stuck at home this year, but we can still partake in this most important of holidays with some delicious cocktails for an at-home celebration, courtesy of our favorite rum aficionado, Captain Morgan.
Both of these recipes are super easy to make, featuring Captain Morgan Original Spiced Rum, Captain Morgan White Coconut Rum and Captain Morgan White Rum, which are perfect for mixing up cocktails. So whip up some drinks, raise a glass at home, and lets celebrate Captain Morgan’s favorite holiday, National Rum Day!
- 1.5oz Captain Morgan White Rum
- 0.5 oz simple syrup
- 6 mint leaves
- half lime, sliced
- 1 oz club soda
Directions: Muddle limes and mint, Captain Morgan White Rum, and simple syrup together. Add ice and top with club soda. Garnish with mint and lime.
- 1.5 oz Captain Morgan Original Spiced Rum
- 0.5 oz Captain Morgan White Coconut Rum
- 4 oz pineapple juice
- 1 oz cream of coconut
- 1 oz orange juice
Directions: Mix together Captain Morgan original spiced rum, Captain Morgan white Coconut rum, pineapple juice, cream of coconut, and orange juice. Garnish with pineapple leaf.
In addition, if you’re looking to enjoy a Mai Tai, Long Island Iced Tea or boozy Fruit Punch in a matter of seconds, new Captain Morgan Ready to Share are super easy to make – just pour over ice and enjoy – simple as that!