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Mai-Kai cocktail review: Tiki Swizzle bows out, joins list of ‘lost cocktials’

Updated June 2018 See below: Our Tiki Swizzle review | UPDATE: Official recipe Related: New cocktail menu unveiled at anniversary party | Mai-Kai cocktail guide NEW: The Mai-Kai updates bar menu, adds classic ‘lost’ cocktail In 2014, when The Mai-Kai … Continue reading

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Cocktail flights soar at Mai-Kai Mixer, reveal revolutionary use of rums

Related: ‘Mai-Kai Mixer’ shakes up South Florida with rockin’ retro cocktail party Lemon Hart returns to the promised land | Mai-Kai’s cocktail family tree Mai-Kai Cocktail Guide | Exclusive bar and kitchen tour The first “Atomic Grog Mai-Kai Mixer” on … Continue reading

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Mai-Kai cocktail review: The Big Bamboo features big flavors, unique history

Updated July 2018 See below: Our Big Bamboo review | Official Mai-Kai recipe Related: Mara-Amu is a second generation classic | Mai-Kai cocktail guide More “lost cocktails” | Tropical drink family tree Of all The Mai-Kai’s legendary tropical drinks, one … Continue reading

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UPDATE: Rums of The Mai-Kai include potent, funky flavors from Guyana and Jamaica

Updated Oct. 5, 2018 For more than 60 years, The Mai-Kai has carried on the tradition of Tiki forefather Don the Beachcomber by serving some of the world’s most acclaimed tropical drinks. The secret recipes created by Ernest Raymond Beaumont … Continue reading

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Mai-Kai cocktail review: The Mutiny is a worthy foe in the battle of the tropical titans

Updated August 2018 See below: Our Mutiny review | Tribute recipes UPDATED Related: Mai-Kai cocktail guide The Black Magic emerges from the shadows as a true classic Texas Tiki Podcast: Hurricane Hayward talks about Mai-Kai cocktails NEW There are many … Continue reading

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Mai-Kai cocktail review: The Black Magic emerges from the darkness as a true classic

Updated August 2018 See below: Our Black Magic review | Tribute recipes Related: Mai-Kai cocktail guide The Mutiny is a worthy foe in the battle of the tropical titans Prior to the opening of The Mai-Kai in 1956, there were … Continue reading

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Mai-Kai cocktail review: A near-perfect Zombie, the classic deadly cocktail

Updated Oct. 31, 2018 See below: Our Zombie review | Ancestor recipes UPDATES: New secret mix | Tribute recipe 4.0 Related: Zombie Horde book | Zombie facts | Beachbum Berry symposium Mai-Kai cocktail guide More recipes: Altered State Zombie | … Continue reading

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Mai-Kai cocktail review: A delicious and Oh So Deadly treat

Updated November 2016 See below: Our Oh So Deadly review | Ancestor recipe | UPDATE: Tribute recipe Related: Mai-Kai cocktail guide Oh So Deadly is a deceptive name since the cocktail is actually from the mild section of The Mai-Kai’s … Continue reading

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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: Robust flavors and potency are hallmark of 151 Swizzle

Updated June 2017 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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