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Mai-Kai cocktail review: Demerara rum, secret mix revive classic Bora Bora

Updated July 2018 See below: Our Bora Bora review | Ancestor recipe | Tribute recipe 3.0 Related: Mai-Kai cocktail guide What a difference and new rum and secret syrup can make. Relegated to the bottom end of our ratings and … Continue reading

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Mai-Kai cocktail review: Drink like a native with the deadly Shrunken Skull

Updated May 2019 See below: Our Shrunken Skull review | NEW: Ancestor recipe | Official recipe UPDATE: Tribute recipe | Bonus recipe Related: The history of 151 rums at The Mai-Kai Demerara Rum – The Mai-Kai’s Secret Weapon | Mai-Kai … Continue reading

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Mai-Kai cocktail review: Robust flavors and potency are hallmark of 151 Swizzle

Updated May 2019 See below: Our 151 Swizzle review | Ancestor recipe | Tribute recipes Related: Lemon Hart 151 returns | Mai-Kai cocktail guide The 16 deadly drinks in the “strong” section are no doubt the stars of The Mai-Kai’s … Continue reading

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Mai-Kai cocktail review: What could be Cooler than a Mai Tai history lesson?

Updated July 2018 See below: Our K.O. Cooler review | Ancestor recipes | Tribute recipe Related: Trade in Vic’s Mai Tai for this classic | Mai-Kai cocktail guide It’s 1937. A budding Oakland, Calif., restaurateur named Victor Bergeron ventures south … Continue reading

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