Slowpoke Shandy

Slowpoke Shandy
Staff Writer

Cruzan Rum

Labor Day is made for slowpoke relaxation, and rum, obviously. This cocktail is made with Cruzan Single Barrel rum. 


For the drink

  • parts Cruzan Single Barrel rum
  • 1/4  part ginger syrup
  • Wheat beer
  • 1/2  part lime juice

For the ginger syrup

  • parts simple syrup
  • parts grated ginger


For the drink

Combine rum, lime, and ginger syrup in a pint glass and slowly pour half of the beer into the glass. Add a few ice cubes and finish pouring the beer.

For the ginger syrup

Mix in the ginger and simple syrup in a pot; heat until thoroughly mixed and cool. Strain and serve.

Poke Shopping Tip

A fresh fish should not smell fishy nor have milky, opaque eyes; it should have bright red gills, firm flesh, and a tight anal cavity.

Poke Cooking Tip

Whole fish should be stored upright in ice in the refrigerator.