Drinks Made with Rum

These are Some of the Most Popular Drinks Made With Rum

There are many drinks made with rum that are popular among people. This articles gives you a list of the drinks that can be made using rum, as well as recipes for some of the most popular ones.
Tastessence Staff
Last Updated: Mar 5, 2018
Mai Tai
Rum is one of the most popular alcoholic drinks and it is made by fermenting sugar cane or molasses. It is an essential ingredient for many cocktail drinks like daiquiri and a refreshing Mai Tai. It can be mixed with any kind of fruit juice to create a very distinct flavor and a unique mixed drink.
Pina colada
There are two types of rum; white and dark. White rum is mostly used in cocktails. Rum and coke, Chicago fizz, and piña colada are the standard drinks available in bars. But new drinks are being created by bartenders which requires mixing of many ingredients.
Mixed Drinks Made with Rum
Classic Daiquiri
Classic Daiquiri
  • Mai Tai
  • Long Island Iced Tea
  • Planter's Punch
  • Daiquiri
Cuba Libre
Cuba Libre
  • Cuba Libre
  • Jamaican Winter
  • Creole Splash
  • Orange Bomber
Mojito drink
Mojito Drink
  • English Christmas Punch
  • Pirate Drink
  • Piña Colada
  • Mojito
Bacardi cocktail
Bacardi Cocktail
  • Apricot Fizz
  • Bacardi Cocktail
  • Piña Martineque
  • Limey
Caipirinha Drink
Caipirinha
  • Blue Hawaiian
  • American Pie
  • Beach Buster
  • Caipirinha
Hurricane Drink
Hurricane Drink
  • Devil's Poison
  • Hurricane
  • Tropical Itch
  • The Green Crush
Malibu Beach Cocktail
Malibu Beach Cocktail
  • Lifesaver
  • Island Cooler
  • Spice Night
  • Malibu Breeze
watermelon granita
Watermelon Granita
  • Watermelon Granita
  • Sweet and Salty
  • Sleepy Hollow Fizz
  • Tom and Jerry
Boston Sidecar
Boston Sidecar
  • Shark attack
  • Geisha Girl
  • Quicky
  • Boston Sidecar
Cosmopolitan cocktail
Cosmopolitan Cocktail
  • Between the Sheets
  • Cosmopolitan
  • Great white
  • Heatwave
Egg Nog
Egg Nog
  • Lucky Lady
  • Monkey Fizz
  • Nude Beach
  • Egg Nog
Yellow Bird Cocktail
Yellow Bird Cocktail
  • Rum Yum
  • Yellow Bird
  • Zombie
  • Macua
Nightcap Cocktail
Night Cap
  • Night Cap
  • Pirate's Float
  • Malibu Rum Rusher
  • Bahama Mama
Cocktail Recipes
Planter's Punch
Ingredients
  • White rum, 1 cup
  • Fresh orange juice, 1 cup
  • Pineapple juice, 1 cup
  • Sugar, 2 tbsp.
  • Fresh lime juice, 2 tbsp.
  • Bottle guava juice, 1 cup
  • Angostura bitters, ¼ tsp.
  • Cinnamon sticks, 2
  • Fresh pineapple slices, 4
Method
  • Combine the white rum, fresh orange juice, pineapple juice, lime juice, guava juice, sugar, and Angostura bitters in a pitcher.
  • Stir with a spoon until everything is dissolved. 
  • Serve in tall glasses chilled, garnished with a slice of pineapple.
Peach Mojito
Ingredients
  • Ripe peaches, 3 cups (chopped)
  • Lime juice, 1 cup (freshly squeezed)
  • Lime zest, 1 tbsp. (grated)
  • White rum, 2 cups
  • Club soda, 4 cups
  • Mint leaves, ½ cup
  • Crushed ice
Method
  • In a blender or a food processor, puree the peaches.
  • Press the pureed peach through a fine sieve and discard any chunky bits.
  • Combine the lemon zest, lime juice, sugar, and the mint leaves in a large pitcher and crush this mixture with a wooden spoon or ladle. 
  • Add the peach puree into this mixture along with the white rum. 
  • Stir until all the sugar dissolves and then add in the club soda. 
  • Serve this delicious peach mojito in a tall glass with crushed ice and garnish with a sprig of mint.
Rum Punch
Rum Punch
Ingredients
  • Dark rum, 1½ cup
  • Mango juice, 4 cups
  • Pineapple juice, 3 cups
  • Grenadine, ¼ cup
  • Water, ½ cup
  • Sugar, ½ cup
  • Fresh lime juice, ½ cup
  • Club soda, 3 cups
Method
  • In a small saucepan, combine ½ cup of water with sugar and heat it at a low flame. 
  • Stir until all the sugar dissolves into the water. 
  • Remove from heat and transfer the sugar syrup into a small bowl and leave it to chill.
  • In a pitcher mix the mango juice, rum, pineapple juice, fresh lime juice, and grenadine syrup along with the chilled sugar syrup.
  • Stir in the club soda and serve in tall glasses with crushed ice.
Watermelon Cooler
Watermelon cooler
Ingredients
  • Watermelon, 8 cups (chopped, seeds removed)
  • Fresh lime juice, 1 cup
  • Rum, 1 cup
  • Vodka, ½ cup
  • Salt, ½ tsp.
  • Water, ½ cup
  • Sugar, ½ cup
Method
  • Blend the watermelon in a blender and process until it is smooth. 
  • Strain it through a sieve and discard the solids. 
  • Place the pureed watermelon in a big pitcher and add lime juice, water, sugar, rum, vodka, and salt. 
  • Mix all the ingredients thoroughly and serve it with crushed ice.
Blue Hawaiian
Rum is an incredibly versatile alcohol and it can be used to make many tasty and refreshing drinks. If you have all the ingredients, you can throw a party at home and make some great rum mixed drinks for your guests.
Christmas Punch
Long Island Iced Tea
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