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. 

Ingredients

For the drink

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

For the ginger syrup

  • 2 parts simple syrup
  • 1 parts grated ginger

Directions

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.