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American Grog

Summary of the ingredients for the cocktail American Grog
Rum Lemon juice
water

Level of simplicity

Captivating
This cocktail is prepared In the glass

preparation

In the glass

Type of glass

Toddy glass

Utensils

Mixing spoon

Strength

Strong

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Ingredients

45 ml (1 1/2 oz.) white rum
15 ml (1/2 oz.) lemon juice
Pinch of sugar
1 lemon wedge
1 cinnamon stick
2 or 3 whole cloves
75 ml (2 1/2 oz.) boiling water

Directions

Combine rum, lemon juice and sugar in a toddy glass.
Place the lemon wedge, cinnamon stick and cloves in the glass.
Add the boiling water.
Stir a few minutes using a mixing spoon.

did you know

This cocktail is attributed to Admiral Vernon, known to his friends as “Old Grog” because of his grogram jacket. In 1740, Vernon ordered his crew to drink water mixed with rum, which was added to the drinking water to prevent algae from forming on their long voyages. The crew dubbed the drink “Grog.”

Our suggestions

White rum
Canada, 750 ml
Base spirit: Base
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