Also referred to as silver or white, light rums are unaged, aged in steel, or aged in oak and have had their color filtered out, and usually have a sweeter and lighter taste than darker rum varieties. The name refers to these rums lighter or clear color.
A sweet, colorless liqueur flavored with caraway seed, cumin, and fennel. Originally the word kummel was a somewhat generic term in German, Dutch, and Yiddish meaning both caraway and cumin.
A yellow citrus fruit. The peel is often used as a garnish while the juice incorporated into the drink for a tart flavor profile (citric acid).
Pulp or flesh from the tropical fruit coconut. Usually used as a garnish shaved on top of a drink.
Stir with plenty of ice, then strain into a cocktail glass. Garnish with a lemon twist and slice of coconut. #stir #straight
From the Luau restaurant, Beverly Hills, ca 1953. “Our Polynesian answer to the dry Martini.”