Daquiri - Original
|1-1/2 oz.||light rum|
|3/4 oz.||lime juice (fresh squeezed)|
|1/4 oz.||simple (sugar) syrup|
Shake ingredients with cracked ice; strain into a chilled cocktail glass. Garnish with a slice of lime. Never use Roses Lime Juice in a daquiri. You may also substitute one teaspoon superfine (bakers) sugar for the simple syrup.
John F. Kennedy's preferred before-dinner drink.