Rum Journal: A Goombay Smash From the Abaco Beach Resort
IT’S ONE of the Bahamas’ classic cocktails (and a Rum Journal favourite): the Goombay Smash.
This yellow-hued concoction will take you directly to the turquoise seas of the Bahamas, whether you’re on a Bahamian beach or somewhere in cold winter climes.
Above: the Abaco Beach Resort
We’ve been lucky enough to get the recipe for a Goombay Smash from the delightful Abaco Beach Resort, which is located on the island of Great Abaco in the Bahamas.
Here’s their recipe:
1 oz. spiced rum
1 oz. Malibu coconut rum
¼ oz. apricot brandy
2 oz. pineapple juice
2 oz. orange juice
Mix all ingredients in a cocktail shaker or highball glass with ice and shake. Garnish with an orange slice and cherry. Sip.