Mariner's Ghost

A tiki drink without the sunshine. Tastes like an afternoon shower.

Data

  • Served in old fashioned
  • 16% ABV
  • Garnish with mango slice

Source

Tuxedo No. 2

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Ingredients

Grapefruit juice 3.0cl 1.0oz
Mango puree Mango puree x 3.0cl 1.0oz
White rum 2.25cl 0.75oz
Dark rum 2.25cl 0.75oz
Allspice Dram 1.5cl 0.5oz
Lime juice 1.5cl 0.5oz
Simple syrup One dash (or cointreau)
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Directions

  1. Puree ripe mango in a food processor for a couple seconds
  2. Combine all ingredients in a cocktail shaker and shake over crushed ice
  3. Double strain into an empty rocks glass
  4. Garnish with a pineapple leaf or mango slice

Information

We discovered this cocktail from the fine folks at Tuxedo No. 2, who seet out to make a tiki drink that wasn't quite so sweet. To quote them:

We created the Mariner’s Ghost for rainy days when most beachgoers fold up the umbrella and bolt for the car. It’s grassy and warm, like the smell of the beach after an afternoon shower.

The mango, grapefruit, and allspice add interesting twists on the typical tiki flavor palette: mango puree is recommended due to the texture and flavor, but jam or juice can be substituted in a pinch.

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