Jamaican Bahama Mama
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Jamaican Bahama Mama
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The Jamaican Bahama Mama is a vibrant and tropical cocktail that invites you to the flavors of the Caribbean. This drink blends the sweet and tart notes of pineapple and ... more The Jamaican Bahama Mama is a vibrant and tropical cocktail that invites you to the flavors of the Caribbean. This drink blends the sweet and tart notes of pineapple and orange juices with the rich, velvety texture of coconut cream, creating a delightful canvas for the spirits. The layering of white rum with a hint of spiced rum gives the cocktail a smooth yet complex character, accented with a touch of grenadine for a hint of color and sweetness. The Jamaican Bahama Mama is typically served in a cocktail glass, presenting a festive and exotic sip that transports you to sandy beaches and sunny skies with every taste.
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Base ingredient
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White rum
Alcohol content
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13.33% | 3 units *

Method
How to make a Jamaican Bahama Mama

Serves 1 · Takes 3 minutes
Pour the white rum, juices and coconut cream into a cocktail shaker half-filled with ice cubes
Shake well and pour into a hurricane glass
Float spiced rum and grenadine on top, and serve

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·  Shake  ·  Float  · 

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FAQ's

INGREDIENT_SUBSTITUTIONS

Can I substitute the white rum with another type of rum in a Jamaican Bahama Mama?

Yes, you can substitute the white rum in a Jamaican Bahama Mama with another type of rum. Dark rum or even flavored rums like mango or pineapple could be used to complement the tropical taste. Remember, the substitution may slightly alter the original taste and color of the cocktail.

SERVING_SUGGESTIONS

What is the best way to serve a Jamaican Bahama Mama for a tropical-themed party?

For a tropical-themed party, serve the Jamaican Bahama Mama in a hurricane glass to accentuate its exotic appeal. Consider adding a fruit garnish, such as a pineapple wedge or a cherry, and a decorative umbrella to enhance the tropical vibe. Keep the drinks cold and consider serving them with small, colorful straws.

GARNISHING_TIPS

What garnishes work best with a Jamaican Bahama Mama to amplify its tropical flavor?

To amplify its tropical flavor, garnish the Jamaican Bahama Mama with a slice of pineapple, an orange slice, or a maraschino cherry. You can also add a small sprig of mint for a refreshing aroma. These garnishes not only highlight the cocktail's tropical character but also add to its visual appeal.

OCCASION_SUITABILITY

What occasions are most suitable for serving a Jamaican Bahama Mama?

A Jamaican Bahama Mama is most suitable for summer parties, beach gatherings, or any festive occasion with a tropical or Caribbean theme. Its fresh, fruity, and vibrant flavor profile makes it a hit at outdoor events, poolside parties, and during warm weather get-togethers.

NON_ALCOHOLIC_VARIATIONS

Is there a non-alcoholic version of the Jamaican Bahama Mama that I can serve at family-friendly events?

Yes, for a family-friendly event, you can create a non-alcoholic version of the Jamaican Bahama Mama by omitting the white and spiced rum and substituting them with additional pineapple and orange juice, or a splash of coconut water for a similar tropical taste. You can also add a non-alcoholic grenadine to maintain the cocktail's signature color and sweetness.

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