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Classic Daiquiri

Prep time less than 30 mins
Cook time less than 30 mins
Serves 1
Dietary Vegetarian
From Something for the Weekend


  1. Place the rum, lime juice and sugar syrup into a cocktail shaker and shake well to combine.

  2. Pour into a Martini glass and serve garnished with a wedge of lime.


  • 50ml/2fl oz white rum
  • 35ml/1½fl oz fresh lime juice
  • 4 tsp sugar syrup (often sold as 'gomme' syrup)
  • 1 wedge lime

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