Cocktail & Other Recipes By Spirit Rum Cocktails

Mutual Friend

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At Hell or High Water in Louisville, Ky., Doug Petry crafts drinks using local purveyors like Quills Coffee and has a deft hand with rum. Take the Mutual Friend, a showcase of Plantation five-year-old rum and Galliano ristretto espresso liqueur, given a tart, bright contrast with lime and pineapple.

This recipe originally appeared as part of "9 Great Rum Cocktails to Drink in Bars Now.”



  1. Add all the ingredients into a shaker and dry-shake (no ice).

  2. Pour into a rocks glass filled with pebble ice.

  3. Garnish with a pineapple leaf and 3 espresso beans.