Caribbean Shrub

from Death & Co

  • 1 ounce Appleton Estate V/X Rum
  • 1 ounce La Favorite Rhum Agricole Blanc
  • .75 ounce Strawberry-Balsamic Gastrique
  • .25 ounce Rich Cane Sugar Syrup
  • 0.5 Strawberry (Garnish)

Short shake all the ingredients with 3 ice cubes, then strain into a highball glass filled with crushed ice. Garnish with the half strawberry and serve with a straw.

JOAQUÍN SIMÓ, 2008 This cocktail was inspired by the colonial-era family of drinks known as shrubs, in which a vinegar syrup is mixed with spirits.—JS