Rum Sour

Rum Sour recipe

Rum Sour Ingredients

Rum Sour Instructions

When it comes to refreshing and delicious cocktails, few can beat the classic Rum Sour. This tropical drink combines the smoothness of rum with the tanginess of citrus for a perfect balance of flavors. Whether you're enjoying a beach vacation or simply want to transport your taste buds to a tropical paradise, the Rum Sour is the perfect choice.


  • Fill a cocktail shaker with ice cubes.
  • Add 2 ounces of rum to the shaker.
  • Squeeze the juice of 1 lemon into the shaker.
  • Add 1 teaspoon of sugar to the shaker.
  • Shake the mixture vigorously for about 30 seconds.
  • Strain the cocktail into a glass filled with ice.
  • Garnish with a lemon slice or cherry, if desired.

That's it! Your Rum Sour is ready to be enjoyed. The combination of rum, lemon juice, and sugar creates a perfectly balanced cocktail that is both tart and sweet. The refreshing flavors are perfect for hot summer days or any time you want to indulge in a tropical treat.

While the Rum Sour is delicious on its own, feel free to experiment with different variations. You can try adding a splash of pineapple or orange juice for a fruity twist. Or, if you prefer your cocktails on the sweeter side, you can increase the amount of sugar. The beauty of the Rum Sour is that it can be easily customized to suit your personal taste preferences.

So, next time you're in the mood for a tropical drink, give the Rum Sour a try. It's a classic cocktail that never fails to impress. With its smooth and refreshing flavors, it's sure to become a favorite in no time.

Best served in a Whiskey Sour Glass.