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Holiday Cruzan Cocktails

Nothing goes better with a well-prepared Thanksgiving dinner than a well-made drink or two.  Here are a few that caught our eye made with Cruzan 9 Spiced Rum.

I can’t believe it’s already November 21st! With Thanksgiving right around the corner and many a holiday gathering being scheduled for the next several weeks leading into Christmas, it means now is the prefect time to think about the right libation to help get you through all the hustle and bustle.

Cruzan 9 is one of the more popular spiced rums to hit the market over the last few years and can lend itself nicely to many holiday concoctions.  Here are a few that our friends down in St. Croix suggest to help get your holiday party started.  

Let us know what you think.

1¼ parts Cruzan 9 Spiced Rum
¼ part Cruzan Rum Cream
¼ part Whipped Cream
PREPARATION: Layer in order in a tall shot or pony glass. Garnish with a cherry on top. 

(based on the classic Bossa Nova cocktail)
1 part Cruzan Light
1 part Cruzan 9
1/2 part Apricot Brandy
1 part fresh lemon sour
3 parts pineapple juice
Garnish: Pineapple Wedges, Ground Nutmeg
PREPARATION: Combine all ingredients with ice. Pour into a hurricane glass and garnish with pineapple and a dusting of fresh ground nutmeg.