How to make a Mai Tai

Mai Tai Cocktail Recipe

The original Trader Vic Mai Tai calls for Amber rum and a dark Jamaican rum balanced with fresh lime and orgeat. Heavy on the rum and full of flavour.


  • 30mL Dark Jamaican Rum
  • 30mL Amber Rum
  • 15mL Triple Sec
  • 22.5mL Fresh Lime Juice
  • 7.5mL Orgeat
  • 10mL Sugar Syrup (1:1)


  1. Add all the ingredients to your cocktail shaker
  2. Shake & double strain over crushed ice into a double old fashioned
  3. Garnish with a mint sprig

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