Shrubs were originally made in Colonial America. They typically combined rum and a gastrique, a syrup made with vinegar, sugar and, often, seasonal fruits such as strawberries. Latin Cocktail Party Recipes

March 2009

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Credit: © Wendell T. Webber

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Yield:
makes 1 drink
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • Put the ice cubes in a cocktail shaker. Add both rums and the gastrique and shake well. Strain the drink into a crushed ice—filled highball glass and garnish with the strawberry.

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