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Goombay Smash

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The Goombay Smash is the ubiquitous cocktail of the Bahamas. Rum-rich and tropical fruit-forward, this thirst quencher will put you in an island mindset no matter where you are.

Ingredients

For a single cocktail:

Optional Garnish:

For a party size bowl of Goombay Smashes:

Optional Garnish:

Instructions

For a single cocktail:

  1. Fill a highball glass with ice. Add pineapple juice, orange juice, Cointreau, amber rum and coconut rum.
  2. Stir and top with a float of Myer's rum.
  3. Add a squeeze of fresh lime and a shake of Angostura bitters. Garnish with mint leaves, pineapple and orange slices and strawberries.

For a party size bowl of Goombay Smashes:

  1. In a large punch bowl or beverage dispensing jar, combine all ingredients except Myer's rum. Stir to combine.
  2. Pour into individual ice-filled highball glasses. Top each glass with a float of Myer's rum, a squeeze of fresh lime and a shake of Angostura bitters.
  3. Garnish with mint leaves, pineapple and orange slices and strawberries.  Makes about 40 servings.

Courses Cocktails

Cuisine Bahamian

Recipe by Something New For Dinner at https://somethingnewfordinner.com/recipe/goombay-smash/