Mai-Tai

from PDT

  • 1 oz. Banks 5 Island Rum
  • 1 oz. Rhum Clément V.S.O.P.
  • 1 oz. Lime Juice
  • .5 oz. Marie Brizard Orange Curaçao
  • .5 oz. Kassatly Chtaura Orgeat

Shake with ice and strain into a chilled rocks glass filled with pebble ice. Garnish with a mint sprig.

Tiki godfather Trader Vic claimed he first served this drink to friends visiting from Tahiti in 1944, who pronounced it "Maitai roa!"—"Very good!" —Jules Bergeron, Trader Vic's Bartenders Guide, 1972