This simple sour recipe does not disappoint. A huge variety of flavours and fruits can be added to the versatile Daiquiri and it can be blended with ice. Man For Himself is a fan of the classic recipe served straight up!

You Will Need

50ml - White Rum (MFH recommends Bacardi) £24.73 Shop now
12.5ml - sugar syrup (use Monin Pur Sucre de Canne) £9.97 Shop now
25ml - freshly squeezed lime juice
Cocktail Shaker Shop now
Coupette or Martini Glass Shop now

MFH says

Perfect for a warm summer’s day… or just an evening at home. Any excuse for me! Fresh, zesty, punchy.

Daiquiri: How To

  1. Add all ingredients to cocktail shaker with ice.
  2. Shake hard.
  3. Double strain into a chilled martini glass or coupette.
  4. No garnish required.



Ernest Hemingway might be most famously associated with the Daiquiri. He drank them ‘large’ (around a 100ml measure of rum!) in icy goblets with grapefruit juice and a touch of maraschino. Bartenders named this drink the ‘Papa Doble’.


Cocktail curated by Highball Hospitality


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