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Easy Squeeze Cocktail

Kick start your Mardi Gras celebration with a Big Easy cocktail right at home morning, noon or night. 

Tart orange juice, bitter lemon juice, sweet grenadine and spicy dark rum mix together to create a vibrant cocktail worthy of any Mardi Gras celebration. Great served as a punch or as a single cocktail, the Easy Squeeze is a real crowd pleaser with its bright color and festive taste.

  • 1 ounce of orange juice
  • 1/2 ounce of lemon juice
  • 2 ounces of dark rum
  • Dash of grenadine
  • 2 cherries
  • 1 slice of orange
  • Ice

In a cocktail shaker, add the juices, rum and grenadine and mix well. 

Strain the contents into a glass filled with ice and garnish with the cherries and orange slices. 

If you are making ahead and serving as a punch, pour all the ingredients into a punch bowl, stir and leave to rest in the refrigerator for up to 12 hours before serving. 

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