Become Captain Jack Sparrow with these 6 Spytail Rum Cocktails



So, you’ve just watched the latest Pirates of the Caribbean movie and would love to be Jack Sparrow, but from the comfort of your lounge? Well, we have some delicious Rum Cocktails using the pirate-captain-in-you’s favourite Black Ginger Rum called Spytail.

This spicy Rum follows the 19th century tradition of ageing rum in barrels, using fresh ginger and various other spices all of which is infused and blended with Caribbean Rum aged in Cognac, France.

Let’s harness your inner Pirate with these 6 cocktails! Rum ahoy!

Cocktail 1: Spytail On the Rocks

What You’ll Need:

  • 1 part Spytail Rum
  • 3-5 cubes of ice

Method:

Mix and stir the mixture with ice, and garnish with a twist of orange peel. And arrrrrgh you’re ready for some seafaring adventure!

Cocktail 2: The Nautilus

What You’ll Need:

  • 4 parts Spytail Rum
  • 2 parts Bràulio Amaro
  • 1 part Carpano Antica Formula vermouth
  • 1/3 part St. Elizabeth allspice dram
  • 1 dash bitters

Method:

Mix and stir the cocktail with ice. Then strain the mixture into a coupe-style glass (shallow glass). Garnish with orange swath, and all aboard!

Cocktail 3: Spytail & Ginger Beer

What You’ll Need:

  • 1 part Spytail Rum
  • 3 parts ginger beer

Method:

Firstly, fill a glass with ice. Following this, add the ginger beer and top it all off with Spytail Rum, and then garnish with a slice of lime like a true pirate.


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