1 1⁄2 oz Aperol
1⁄2 oz Curaçao, Senior Curaçao
1⁄4 oz Virgin Islands Rum, Cruzan Blackstrap
1⁄2 oz Simple syrup (Rich (2:1))

Shake and strain into a large, crushed ice-filled rocks glass.


Largely inspired by the Bitter Mai Tai.

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  • Made without simple syrup. Delicious. — ★★★★
  • pretty tasty! Easy, tasty Summer on the porch drink ... maybe in a highball with a blast of seltzer — ★★★★
  • Red berry flavors. The gentle bitterness of the Aperol and the bass note of the blackstrap rum serve well to contribute gravitas. — ★★★★
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topher commented on 12/12/2019:

Made without simple syrup. Delicious.