As we approach the longest day of the year, we’ve got the cocktail that will keep you sipping through sundown. Bask in the extra hours of sunlight on June 21st with BACARDĺ rum’s unique summer solstice cocktail, “Sundowner over Havana.” With a nod to BACARDĺ rum’s Cuban roots, this cocktail is an adaptation of the classic ‘Hotel Nacional’ cocktail, named after the famous hotel in Havana.
Fun Fact: A ‘Sundowner’ is also a British name for a cocktail consumed just before sunset.
Sundowner over Havana
1 ½ parts BACARDĺ Superior
2 parts Fresh Pineapple Juice
¾ parts Sorel Liqueur
½ parts Fresh Lemon Juice
Build in a cocktail shaker and dry shake. Add ice, then shake again. Pour in a tall glass over ice and garnish with a Pineapple slice or leaves.