Vertical view of the excellent el presidente cocktail

Excellent El Presidente Cocktail

This el presidente cocktail is so good.  It's perfectly balanced and yummy!
Course Cocktail
Cuisine Cocktails
Keyword el presidente cocktail
Prep Time 5 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes
Servings 1 Cocktail
Calories 216kcal
Author Elaine Benoit


Few Ingredients

  • 2 ounces rum white or gold but not spiced or dark
  • 3/4 ounce Cointreau
  • 3/4 ounce dry vermouth
  • 1 dash grenadine - you can use just a little like I did or more if you want a darker drink

Tools, Garnish and Glassware

    Cocktail shaker

      lemon twist - I cut a lemon wheel and took the fruit away from the rind, then twisted


        Make It

        • Fill cocktail shaker halfway with ice
        • Add rum, Cointreau, vermouth and grenadine
        • Cap shaker and shake at least 20 times
        • Strain into coupe glass and twist the lemon rind into it
        • Sip
        • Sigh
        • Enjoy


        Serving: 5ounces | Calories: 216kcal | Carbohydrates: 8g | Sodium: 2mg | Sugar: 7g