Add the amaretto next.
Bartenders Share the Best Ingredients for a Top Shelf Rum and Coke
Fill the rest of the way with cola. Gently stir.
Garnish with a maraschino cherry. Comments Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Slice of lime. Take one sip and you'll instantly feel like you're on vacation. With the holidays upon us, you're going to need to liven up your cocktail game, whether you're serving guests at home or need help getting through a work Christmas party.
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His team pored over classic cocktail books from the era to see what Americans were drinking, which included plenty of rum, as you might imagine. In this drink, cola is amplified by Fernet, an extra-bitter Italian amaro, plus plenty of Champagne for celebratory fizz.
In a rocks glass, stir together a large piece of ice and all ingredients except garnish. Garnish with the lemon twist.
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Look for syrup you might use with soda-making machines. Monin also makes a version. Kara Newman reviews spirits and writes about spirits and cocktail trends for Wine Enthusiast.