Don's Mix is a blend of two parts grapefuit juice and one part cinnamon infused simple syrup, invented in 1934 in Donn Beach, a.k.a. Don the Beachcomber for use in his Zombie Punch. The Zombie cocktail is an adaptation of this recipe. 

Some popular cocktails containing Don's Mix

  • Soldier Boy — Bourbon, Grapefruit liqueur, Apple brandy, Lime juice, Grapefruit juice, Don's Mix, Cinnamon syrup, Nutmeg
  • Opaka Raka — Gin, Bitters, Don's Mix, Lime juice, Simple syrup, Lime
  • Patent Pending (Teardrop Lounge) — Jamaican rum, Batavia Arrack, Aperol, Bitters, Don's Mix, Vanilla syrup, Grapefruit peel
  • Christmas Island — Jamaican rum, Falernum, Bitters, Cream of coconut, Don's Mix, Lime juice
  • Golden Barnacle — Rhum Agricole, Jamaican rum, Allspice Dram, Don's Mix, Lime juice, Blood orange
  • Espadin Queen — Mezcal, Elderflower liqueur, Absinthe, Grapefruit juice, Lime juice, Don's Mix, Cane syrup
  • Spanish Conquistador — Brandy, Pineapple rum, Sherry, Bitters, Herbal liqueur, Lime juice, Don's Mix, Nutmeg, Lime
  • Saints and Sinners — Demerara Rum, Cognac, Grapefruit bitters, Grapefruit juice, Don's Mix
  • Death Valley at Sunset — Blanco tequila, Ancho Reyes chile liqueur, Papaya, Don's Mix, Lime juice
  • Streets Ahead — Light rum, Jamaican rum, Campari, Maraschino Liqueur, Don's Mix