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Our journey through the world of classic cocktails continues. This time, we make Planters Punch.

First, I put the rum in the glasses. I added sugar syrup.

Planters Punch 1

Next was the fresh squeezed lime juice and bitters.

Planters Punch 2

Put 2 inches of crushed ice into the glass and stir until frost forms on the outside of the glass. Add more ice to take it back to 2 inches.

Put in a shortened straw and serve.

Planters Punch 3

The Verdict

This has a nice rum flavour that is moderated by the lime juice and ice. Add to the nice taste the icy cold from all the ice and it is a perfect drink for a hot day. Don’t worry about the amount of rum.

The Old Fat Guy

Planters Punch

Yield: 1 cocktail

Planters Punch


  • 75 ml (3 ounces) dark rum
  • 25 ml (1 ounce) simple syrup
  • 25 ml (1 ounce) lime juice
  • 3 dashes bitters
  • crushed ice


  1. Mix rum, simple syrup, lime juice and bitters in a glass.
  2. Add 2 inches of crushed ice and stir until frost forms on the glass.
  3. Add more ice to top up to 2 inches.
  4. Serve with a straw.
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