Kick The Weekend Off With A BACARDÍ ‘El Presidente’ Cocktail

hqdefaultFriday is the perfect day for a cocktail! As the weekend gets ready to kick into high gear, folks like to start it off with a cocktail or two. BACARDÍ is definitely one of the frontrunners in cocktail creations. This ‘El Presidente’ recipe is definitely one for the books.

The ‘El Presidente’ cocktail is a rebirth of a Prohibition-era classic. With ‘Boardwalk Empire’ kicking back into high gear, BACARDÍ created an ode to a very traditional and old school cocktail. This recipe produces a drink that is smooth and straight to the point. Garnished with a cherry, this is the perfect way to pay homage to the weekend! If the Boardwalk Empire series is a favorite then this cocktail is definitely a ‘must-try’.

2 parts BACARDÍ Gold rum
1 parts MARTINI® Rosso vermouth
1 dash of Angostura® bitters
Preserved cherry or orange peel twist

Place some ice cubes into a mixing glass and add a dash of bitters. Next pour in the rest of the ingredients and stir for at least 2 minutes. Fine strain the mix into a chilled cocktail glass. Garnish with a maraschino cherry or orange peel twist.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Create a website or blog at

Up ↑

%d bloggers like this: