Barbados on fire cocktail

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Ingredients

  • 50ml Mount Gay Rum Extra Old
  • 10ml 1883 Coconut Syrup
  • 7.5ml DOM Benedictine
  • 7.5ml Yellow Chartreuse liqueur
  • zest of one whole orange
  • 5 whole cloves
  • 15ml fresh draw espresso
  • 30ml hot water

Preparation method

Flambé rum, coconut syrup, Benedictine and Chartreuse in a shallow dish. Cascade flambé ingredients over clove-studded orange horses neck. Extinguish flame with espresso and hot water. Remove clove studded orange horses neck and pour up into punch glasses.



Bartender bio: Dan Gregory, Black Pearl, Fitzroy
Dan Gregory started as a pastry chef in Brisbane before taking a post as bar manager at the acclaimed Brisbane bar, The Bowery. His career includes a cocktail championship accolade from Amsterdam and stint at the famed Eau de Vie in Sydney before finding his feet as bartender with the Black Pearl family in Fitzroy, Melbourne.

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