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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

Ingredients

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

        Instructions

        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

        Nutrition

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