Zombie cocktail garnished with mint and cherries

Zombie cocktail

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Prep: 5 mins

Easy

Serves 1

Blend white and dark rum with lime juice, pineapple juice and a splash of grenadine to make this ghoulish Halloween cocktail. Garnish with cherries and mint

Nutrition and extra info

  • Gluten-free
  • Vegan

Nutrition: Per serving

  • kcal202
  • fat0.2g
  • saturates0g
  • carbs20g
  • sugars19g
  • fibre0.1g
  • protein0.7g
  • salt0.04g
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Ingredients

  • 25ml dark rum (or a mixture of dark rum and golden rum)
  • 25ml white rum (or a mixture of white rum and overproof rum)
  • 50ml lime juice
  • 150ml pineapple juice
  • ice
  • 1 tsp grenadine

For the garnish

  • wedge of orange
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  • maraschino cherries
  • mint sprig
    Mint

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Method

  1. Pour the rums and fruit juices into a cocktail shaker filled with ice and shake hard until the outside of the shaker feels really cold. 

  2. Strain the mixture into a tall glass or hurricane glass filled with ice, then slowly pour in the grenadine to colour the drink.

  3. Skewer the orange wedge and cherries on a cocktail stick. Garnish the drink with mint sprigs and the skewered fruit. 

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