From the wedding dress to the venue to the cake, so much thought goes into planning your big day – so don’t let the bar be an afterthought.
Signature cocktails have become a staple at weddings, surprising and delighting guests with witty names that often reflect the happy couple.
But the spirit you choose for your signature drink(s) is just as important as the name.
Look no farther than Diplomático Rum.
Below, we’ve included three recipes – “His,” “Hers,” and “Ours” cocktail options.
And who says they have to be relegated to the day of?
These drinks are easy to make both individually or as batch cocktails, making them the perfect addition for anything from engagement parties to bridal showers to bachelor(ette) parties.
They’re the final personal touch that you were looking for.
HIS: Old Fashioned Fella
2 oz Diplomático Reserva Exclusiva
1 bar spoon simple syrup
3 large dashes of Angostura Bitters
Orange twist, for garnish
Add all ingredients to a stirring glass, fill with ice, stir, and strain. Garnish with an orange twist.
HERS: Blushing Bride
2 oz Diplomático Planas
8 mint leaves
1 oz freshly squeezed lime juice
1 oz simple syrup
0.75 oz Anna de Codorníu Dulce
Mint Springs, for garnish
In a shaker, gently muddle mint leaves with simple syrup and freshly squeezed lime juice.
Add Planas and ice, then shake. Strain and pour into a Champagne flute. Top up with Anna Dulce and garnish with a mint spring.
OURS: Love Potion
2 oz Diplomático Planas Rum
1.5 oz pineapple juice
0.5 oz freshly squeezed lime juice
0.5 oz simple syrup
Lavender sprigs, for garnish
Add all ingredients in a shaker and shake vigorously. Strain and pour into a martini coupe. Garnish with a lavender sprig.