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Red Rum – Cocktail

Making equipment:-
  • Makes 2 glasses Martini
  • Cocktail shaker, muddler, strainer


  • Handful of redcurrants, plus extra to decorate
  • 1 measure sloe gin
  • 4 measures Bacardi 8-year-old rum
  • 1 measure lemon juice
  • 1 measure vanilla syrup
  • Ice cubes

One good teacher in a lifetime may sometimes change a delinquent into a solid citizen.

– Philip Wylie


  • Muddle the redcurrants and sloe gin together in a cocktail shaker.
  • Add the rum, lemon juice, vanilla syrup and some ice cubes
  • Shake and double strain into 2 chilled martini glasses, decorate with redcurrants and serve.