Mai Tai: Best recipe

Mai Tai: Best recipe

This is very close to the original Trader Vic Mai Tai recipe. It’s a fairly simple combination of rums and fruit juice with a dash of orgeat (almond) syrup. Try it! We think you’ll like it.

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  • 1 1/2 oz light rum
  • 1 1/2 oz dark rum
  • Juice from 1/2 lime
  • 1/2 oz orange curacao
  • 1/2 oz orgeat syrup
  • Dash of grenadine


  1. Shake all ingredients over ice
  2. Strain into a rocks glass with crushed ice
  3. Garnish with a sprig of mint and maybe a little umbrella

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