Rum, the perfect spirit for Thanksgiving

Dark, Stormy, & Cidery

3 oz chilled Q Ginger Beer

2 oz dark rum,

½ oz fresh lime juice

1 oz chilled apple cider

1 apple slice

1 lime wedge

Fill a cocktail shaker with ice. Add the rum and lime juice and shake well. Pour the Q Ginger Beer into an ice-filled collins glass and then top with apple cider and then the shaken rum. Garnish with an apple slide and a lime wedge. Try to balance the lime wedge on the apple slice like a sinking ship.  It gets easier on the third drink.

Gin & Tonic Thyme

6 ounces Q Tonic

2oz gin

Four sprigs of thyme

Add gin to a cocktail shaker. Place three sprigs of thyme in it. Gentle muddle the thyme. Add ice and shake. Strain into an ice-filled high ball glass and garnish with a lime and sprig of thyme

 

Kola Kick

4oz Q Kola

2oz Spiced rum

8 Pepper corns

Lime

Fill highball glass with ice. Add spiced rum and top with Q Kola and a squeeze of lime Gently stir and garnish with pepper corns.

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