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The Perfect Maui Mai Tai

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The Mai Tai is the perfect Polynesian cocktail for beachside sipping, and bartender Rico Supnet of the Royal Lahaina Resort does it best. Rico shows Joy Robertson how to mix the signature drink, which features rocker Sammy Hagar's Beach Bar Rum.
Ingredients
  Fresh squeezed lime juice 1⁄2 Ounce
  Rum 1 1⁄2 Ounce (Beach Bar Rum)
  Orange curacao 1⁄2 Ounce
  Disaronno 1⁄2 Ounce (1/4-1/2)
  Orange juice 1 Ounce
  Pineapple juice 2 Ounce
  Ice cubes 1 Cup (16 tbs) (as needed)
Directions

MAKING
1. In a glass, add lime juice, rum, Curacao, disaronno, orange juice, and pineapple juice.
2. Fill the glass with ice, cover and shake well.

FINALIZING
3. In a glass filled with ice, strain and pour the drink.

SERVING
4. Drizzle beach bar red head rum, garnish with pineapple wedge and serve.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Very Easy
Cuisine: 
Polynesian
Course: 
Wine And Drink
Taste: 
Sweet
Method: 
Mixing
Drink: 
Cocktail, Rum
Interest: 
Party
Restriction: 
Low Cholesterol, Low Fat
Occasion: 
Labor Day, Easter
Channel: 
Drinks Channel
Preparation Time: 
10 Minutes
Servings: 
1

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 226 Calories from Fat 1

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 0.18 g0.27%

Saturated Fat 0.03 g0.14%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 0 mg

Sodium 3.3 mg0.1%

Total Carbohydrates 24 g8.1%

Dietary Fiber 0.24 g0.97%

Sugars 17.5 g

Protein 0.49 g0.99%

Vitamin A 1.3% Vitamin C 72.1%

Calcium 1.3% Iron 1.7%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

The Perfect Maui Mai Tai Recipe Video