Rum in a Martini glass does not make a Daiquiri, and many purists would be quick to point out that this cocktail deviates substantially from the classic Daiquiri formula. Having said that, Rum and Grapefruit make for a harmonious combination. There's more than a little Tiki influence in this rich and exotic drink..
A rich orange Grapefruit Daiquiri cocktail.
Fill a Martini glass with ice and water to chill it while mixing the cocktail.
Add lots of ice to the mixing tin.
Shake the drink well until condensation forms on the outside of the mixing tin.
Discard the ice and water in the glass.
Strain the contents of the mixing tin into the glass.
Taste the cocktail and if necessary adjust the balance with a touch of extra sugar or citrus juice.
Garnish the cocktail with a cherry.