The most social rum amongst all as it is primarily used for mixing and blending with different flavors. From the simple composition of the Cuba Libre- rum and coke! to complex concoctions following the art of modern mixology.
Taste of the white rum vary extensively with some being aged for very less time or not aged at all and some aged for the timeless period and the color turning golden due to it thus requiring the filtration process to remove it.
White rum is the versatile and fun, spirit just like the Caribbean nights! Here are the top White rum mixes with their ingredients and recipe!
Citrus White Rum Slushy
Refreshing and super cool! Slush which gets you high in a scorching summer day and jolts up the mind with tangy citric flavor is the blend of the shot of a white rum with the splash of an old fashion lemonade!
Summertime isn’t easy! But nothing like a slow summer afternoon by the poolside and the cold beverage in your hand!
The ingredients and recipe are as follows
- ¼ cup of sugar
- 2 cups rum
- 2 cans of frozen lemonade
- Cups of water
A very simple method indeed! Take a glass of old fashion lemonade adding it to a half-filled bottle and freeze it! Shake or squeeze it until in a slushy form and put it in a glass. Pour over a shot of white rum and serve!
Like every distilled spirit has their distinct cocktail, the Brazilian spirit Cachaca also has the Caipirinha. The Raspberry Caipirinha is a more tasty take on the traditional Caipirinha! This mix replaces the citric lime with the raspberries. The fantastic flavor of the national drink of Brazil becomes more exquisitely fresh and sweet with the addition of the raspberries. A rosy floral hymn is added to the mix due to the raspberries!
Let us take a look at the ingredients and recipes
- 1tsp Superfine sugar
- 6 Raspberries
- 1⁄4 Lime, cut into wedges
- 2 oz Leblon Cachaça
- A measure of white rum
- 1tsp Superfine sugar syrup
Put some fresh raspberries in a glass and add one teaspoon of lime juice with one teaspoon of sugar. Jumble them and add a tablespoon of the sugar syrup. Now fill a glass with crushed ice and pour the measure of white rum over the top!
The coconut breeze is the tasty tropical sensational combination of the Coconut flavor, and the white rum is a favorite amongst the vacationers and the regular beachgoers. The coconut breeze is a blast of the creamy, island flavors with coconut giving a tropical experience, the fantastic blueberries give the sweet-tart flavor as a magical touch with the white rum binding them together. To enhance that extra sweetness, the Agave syrup is used!
The ingredients and recipe are as follows-
- 2tsp blueberries
- A splash of coconut water
- Agave syrup
- A part of the white rum
Crush the 2tsp of blueberries at the bottom of a glass and then add the part of the white rum with the coconut water topping it. If you want to make it extra sweeter, then add the agave syrup.
White Cuba Libre
This cocktail is a mix of coke and the white rum. It tastes sharper and harder and misses the caramel touch of the rum. The translated meaning of Cuba libre means to free Cuba and it got popularized during the Spanish-American war. This drink celebrates the spirit of the liberation of Cuba from the Spanish rule.
A very simple drink that is similar to the evergreen rum and cola with the addition of fresh lime juice brightens the drink and controls the fizzy sweetness of cola!
- 1/2 lime (juiced)
- 2 ounces light rum
- 4 ounces Coca-Cola
Squeeze the lime juice in a high glass and add ice cubes in it. Pour the white rum into that glass and add the cola over it. Now stir well and enjoy!
The apple Mojito is the blend of summers and fall. The refreshment of the mint, the tanginess of lime and the view of the bubbly sparkling water, brings out a freshness that no one can refuse. The apple flavor is mild but holds a grip of its presence. If you want a stronger apple presence, then go for the apple flavored rum. When made, the rum is felt slightly in this cocktail and thus making it a favorite for the afternoon lunch.
- 9 Mint leaves
- Crushed Ice
- A part of the white rum
- A splash of lime juice
- Apple juice/apple rum
Muddle the mint leaves in the bottom of the glass and press hard to juice them out properly. Fill the glass with crushed ice and add a shot of white rum. Now add 3tsp of apple juice and 1tsp of lime juice and serve!
The majestically fruity, sweet and fragrant cocktail is best devoured in summers and a long working day is concluded well with the Strawberry Mojito. The depth of the strawberry makes the drink look fascinating and unique with the grape juice giving it a blend of sweet and sour. So when the day is scorching outside, grab a Strawberry Mojito!
Let us take a look at the ingredients and recipe-
- 1-ounce simple syrup, or to taste
- 2-3 fresh spearmint sprigs or strawberry slices for garnishing
- 3fresh strawberries
- 1-ounce fresh lime juice
- 2parts of light white rum
- 3-4 ounces soda water
Put the syrup along with the mint leaves and the berries and crush them with the back of the spoon. Stir the extract in the lime juice and the white rum. Top off the glass with soda water and stir it gently. Use the sprigs or the slices to garnish appropriately.
This Captain Morgan white rum composition is a delight to savor, and it uncomplicates things when it comes to the recipe. Inspired by the Sparkling water of the Caribbean, the Captain Morgan rum is made from cane molasses and is five times distilled. The rum is smooth as its predecessors.
The White Madras simplifies things with ingredients and the recipe and yet a crisp crowd-pleasing cocktail! A simple add-on like the orange juice can work magically with the white rum! So keep it cool and clean this summer with the White Madras!
Let us see the Ingredients and the recipe!
- 2 parts of Captain Morgan White Rum
- 3 ounces cranberry juice
- Orange juice
- slice of lime, for garnishing
Fill a cocktail shaker with ice and 1.5 shots of the white rum. Add the orange juice then shake it properly and strain it in a serving glass!