Thursday, March 28, 2019

Bermuda's Most Famous Drinks

     When in Bermuda, there are several famous items associated with cocktailing.  The Rum Swizzle, Barrett's Ginger Beer and of course Gosling Rum.  When it comes to a must have cocktail when it Bermuda, you head for the Swizzle Inn and order a Rum Swizzle.  The Swizzle Inn of Bailey’s Bay whose motto is "Swizzle Inn, Swagger Out."  The Swizzle Inn is known as "the home of the Rum Swizzle" and Bermuda's oldest “watering hole”.  The Swizzle Inn pub sold its first Rum Swizzle in 1932 and the rest, as they say, is history.   Now it's the perfect place to whet your whistle with Bermuda’s national drink, the very potent Rum Swizzle cocktail.!

The Swizzle Inn's Rum Swizzle Recipe
  • 1 ½  Oz. Goslings Black Seal Rum
  • 1 ½  Oz. Goslings Gold Seal Rum or Barbados Amber Rum
  • ½  Oz. Triple Sec
  • 1 Oz. Pineapple Juice
  • 1 Oz. Orange Juice
  • 2 Oz. Bermuda Falernum or Sugar Syrup
  • Juice Of ½  Lemon
  • 6 Dashes of Angostura Bitters

Mix all ingredients with ice and shake vigorously until a frothing head appears. Strain into stemmed cocktail glasses.