Despite the drink’s name and tropical feel, it has a distinctly transatlantic element in its use of Averna. “People often have fond travel memories of Italy or want to go. Who doesn’t want to drink like the Italians? Or at least mentally escape these days?” says Dorman.
- 1 ounce Appleton Reserve rum
- 1/2 ounce Smith & Cross Jamaican rum
- 1/2 ounce Averna amaro
- 3/4 ounce lime juice, freshly squeezed
- 3/4 ounce orgeat
- Garnish: lime wheel
- Garnish: grated nutmeg
Add all ingredients into a shaker with one ice cube and shake until the ice melts and mixture is frothy.
Pour into a rocks glass filled with crushed ice.
Garnish with a lime wheel and grated nutmeg.