Rating:   7.0 / 10   (116 votes)

Mai Tai Drink Recipe

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Glass to Use


  • 1/2 oz. Curacao, orange
  • 1 oz. Rum, dark
  • 1 oz. Rum, light
  • 1/3 oz. (fresh) Lime Juice
  • 1/2 oz. Orgeat Syrup
  • 1/6 oz. Sugar Syrup

Mixing Instructions

Shake everything except the dark rum in a shaker filled with ice. Strain into a highball glass over crushed ice. Float with the rum and garnish with a pineapple spear, lime peel and a straw.

Comments on Mai Tai:

By Ramii on May 22nd, 2010 at 05:01:06

Add Some Amaretto .. but Orgeat is greaat . love it :D

By FDameion on October 18th, 2009 at 14:37:10

i havent had it with the syrup, but they're very good. if you like them, try a "Zombie" as well.

By spencer on October 6th, 2009 at 20:53:39

Its best when you layer it. Float dark rum last.

By Smapdee on February 17th, 2009 at 06:27:42

In a pinch you could substitute simple syrup.

By LJ on February 2nd, 2009 at 12:19:46

What do you all think of a good Ogreat Syrup alternative? Dont see alot of bars keeping it in stock.

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Nutrition Information

Serving size: this recipe

Calories 146 (610 kJ)
from alcohol 119
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 0.0g 0%
Saturated Fat 0.0g 0%
Trans Fat 0.0g
Total Carbs. 5g 2%
Fiber 0g 0%
Sugars 4g
Cholesterol 0g 0%
Sodium 8.3mg 0%
Potassium 12.7mg 0%
Protein 0g
Vitamin A 0 IU 0%
Vitamin C 0 mg 0%
Calcium 1 mg 0%
Iron 0 mg 0%
Vitamin D 0 IU 0%
Folate 0 µ 0%
: Nutritional information disclaimer

*: Percent daily values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your diet needs.

‡: Does not include Curacao, orange, Orgeat Syrup

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