"There are several vanilla syrups on the market," says mixologist Jeff Berry, "but most of them are geared for coffee drinks or desserts." For his Luau Daiquiri, Berry likes Sonoma Syrup Co.'s version (sonomasyrupstore.com) for its "clean, mellifluous taste."
Find recipes for Luau Centerpiece and other Course recipes. Get all the best recipes at . Recipe directions: In a large bowl, dissolve gelatin in boiling water. Stir in cold water. Pour into an 8-cup ring mold coated with cooking spray. Refrigerate for 2 hours or until set.