Made with grapefruit beer, cinnamon syrup, lime juice and rhum agricole, it might seem like an innocent day drink, but it packs a punch. As Cate puts it, “It’s a bartender’s day drink.” INGREDIENTS: 2 OZ AOC MARTINIQUE RHUM AGRICOLE BLANC 4 OZ STIEGL-RADLER GRAPEFRUIT BEER, CHILLED .5 OZ SC CINNAMON SYRUP .5 OZ FRESH LIME JUICE GRAPEFRUIT PEEL, FOR GARNISH
Why You Should Seek Out Rhum Agricole (Plus 4 Essential Bottles to Try)
Set side by side, rhum agricole stands tall compared to its cousins in the category. Where many mass-produced rums are heavy and a little one-note, rhum agricole is all about freshness and complexity, with an intriguing grassy and vegetal side from fresh sugarcane. Want to taste? Here are four great bottles to get you started.
This bright new riff on the classic switchel features turmeric, which is a powerful anti-inflammatory and antiviral agent. I love sipping turmeric switchel after a workout, or using it as a cocktail mixer with fresh sugarcane spirits like cachaça and rhum agricole.