Diplomático Rum – a Venezuelan super-premium rum - makes the perfect gift for any father figure no matter their taste. Diplomático has a wide range of different types of rums that are perfect for gifting, including:
Mantuano: a premium dark mixing rum (80 proof) aged for up to eight years, and ideal for mixing in cocktails like a Negroni.
Reserva Exclusiva: an elegant and complex sipping rum (80 proof) aged up to 12 years, best served in cocktails like a Manhattan.
Planas: a unique white rum (94 proof) aged for up to six years, best served on the rocks or in delicate cocktails such as a Daiquiri.
1.5 oz Diplomático Reserva Exclusiva
1 oz lime juice
0.5 oz sugar syrup
5 mint leaves
2 drops of bitters
Top up with champagne, cava or Prosecco
Muddle mint leaves using a muddler. Add lime juice, simple syrup, bitters and Reserva Exclusiva rum to the shaker and fill with ice. Shake vigorously until well chilled. Strain into a chilled coupe glass. Top with champagne, cava or Prosecco.
3.4 oz ginger beer
0.3 oz lime juice
Slice of lime
Serve all ingredients in the highball glass, stir with a bar spoon, and top off with ice. Garnish with mint leaf and lime.
My Opinion: This is some yummy rum I tried the Planas mixed with some pineapple juice and ice cubes it was great! I got relaxed which is what I was looking for.
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