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13 Amazing Old Monk Cocktails You Can Make At Your Next House Party

New ways to drink Old Monk.

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1. Rum Punch

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1 ½ cups Old Monk

½ cup sugar syrup

4 cups mango juice (chilled)

3 cups pineapple juice (chilled)

1/3 cup lemon juice

¼ grenadine (or cranberry juice)

3 cups soda (chilled)

Combine all the ingredients, except soda, in a large bowl and mix well. Add soda and stir again. Serve with ice. This recipe is designed to serve 12 party guests, so adjust the quantities accordingly.

2. Rum Julep


40 ml Old Monk

5 ml sugar syrup

2 sprigs mint

Shaved/crushed ice

Pour the sugar syrup over mint leaves and fill the glass with shaved or crushed ice. Pour the rum and garnish with a mint sprig.


4. Hurricane

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90 ml Old Monk

60 ml passion fruit juice

30 ml orange juice

30 ml lime juice

15 ml grenadine (or cranberry juice)

15 ml sugar syrup

This New Orleans special is super easy to make. Just fill half a shaker with ice and add all the ingredients. Shake well and strain into a glass.

5. Guava Colada


40 ml Old Monk

90 ml guava juice

30 ml coconut cream

1 cup crushed ice

This play on a beloved classic is super easy to make. Just mix the ingredients in a blender until it becomes smooth, and you're done.

6. Bleeding Surgeon

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30 ml Old Monk

1 slice orange

½ glass Mountain Dew (chilled)

½ glass cranberry juice

Put the orange slice at the bottom of a glass, pour the rum, and follow with Mountain Dew. Top off the glass with cranberry juice. Easy as you like.

7. Painkiller

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60 ml Old Monk

30 ml coconut cream

120 ml pineapple juice

30 ml orange juice

Nutmeg powder

Pour the rum, coconut cream, pineapple juice and orange juice into a shaker and shake well. Strain into a glass, add ice and sprinkle a pinch of nutmeg powder on top. If you wanna impress your friends even more, you can garnish it with a slice of fruit.


8. Bat Bite


40 ml Old Monk

120 ml cranberry juice

This is basically a rum and coke, but with cranberry juice. It may be no frills, but once you try it, it's all you'll be drinking all night.

9. Banana Daiquiri

40 ml Old Monk

15 ml cream

75 ml sour mix

1 banana

1 tsp vanilla extract

Just add all the ingredients in a blender with ice until the mix becomes smooth. The easiest party drink there is.

10. Bumbo

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50 ml Old Monk

30 ml lemon juice

½ tsp grenadine (or cranberry juice)

¼ tsp nutmeg powder

Fill half a shaker with ice and add the ingredients. Shake well and pour through a sieve into a glass. A chilled out drink for a chilled out party.

11. Rum Eggnog

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Even though this festive drink is usually made without alcohol, a touch of added Old Monk can liven any party up. You can find a super easy dark rum eggnog recipe here.

12. Hot chocolate rum


30 ml Old Monk

150 ml hot cocoa

1 tbsp whipped cream

1 tsp sugar

If chill vibes are what you want for your party, this is the drink for you. Combine the rum and cocoa in a coffee cup and add sugar to taste. Add whipped cream on top and voila.

13. Dark And Stormy


40 ml Old Monk

15 ml lemon juice

15 ml orange juice

½ tsp sugar

Mix the ingredients in a shaker and strain into a chilled glass. You can garnish with a lemon slice, but if you’re too lazy, the drink tastes yum even without it.


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