Queen’s Park Swizzle

This is named after a hotel in Port of Spain, Trinidad, and dates back to the 1920s. The hotel was demolished in the 1990s. Interestingly, this doesn't use Trinidadian rum, but that seems to be because the country's rum industry didn't hit its stride until later in the 20th century. From what I can find, … Continue reading Queen’s Park Swizzle

Georgetown Punch

This apparently is or was a cocktail at Degrees Bar & Lounge in Washington DC, USA. 1 oz White Rum 3/4 oz Dark Rum 1.5 oz Coconut Rum 1 oz Cranberry Juice 1 oz Pineapple Juice 3/4 oz Lime Juice Shake everything with ice, then strain into an ice-filled tall glass (highball.) My first thought … Continue reading Georgetown Punch