Presidente

from The Craft of the Cocktail

  • 1.5 ounces Light Rum
  • .75 ounce CuraƧao
  • .75 ounce Dry Vermouth
  • dash Grenadine

Shake with ice and strain into a small cocktail glass.

Created in the 1920s at the Vista Alegre in Havana and named for General Carmen Menocal, the president of Cuba before Batista.