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Two cocktail glasses with tiki mugs.

Easy Mai Tai

The Mai Tai is a classic Tiki Cocktail featuring two types of rum! 
Course Drinks
Cuisine Cuban
Prep Time 5 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes
Servings 1
Calories 180kcal


  • Rocks Glasses
  • Citrus Press


  • 1 ounce dark rum
  • 1 ounce light rum
  • 1/2 ounce Cointreau
  • 1/2 ounce orgeat syrup
  • 3/4 ounce lime juice


  • Combine all ingredients in a shaker. Add ice cubes until the liquid is covered.
  • Shake vigorously until shaker is cold. Strain into collins glass over ice. Garnish as desired.


This is a slight variation on the classic Mai Tai.  We omitted the simple syrup, if you want to add simple syrup - use 1/4 ounce. 
Orgeat syrup - use store bought or make your own - homemade orgeat syrup


Calories: 180kcal | Carbohydrates: 6g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 1g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Sodium: 2mg | Sugar: 5g | Vitamin C: 6.4mg