Big Easy Rum Highball

Here’s a pina colada in disguise. It’s light and refreshing, yet packed with island flavor. The creamy taste of our Big Easy green tea with pineapple and caramel is a perfect match for rich rum agricole and soda. It’s luscious and irresistible. Try it for a summer dinner party or instead of mimosas at your next boozy brunch.

Recipe is for 1 drink
Tea-infused rum recipe makes enough for 2 drinks
Allow 30 minutes for rum infusion

Ingredients

  • 1 tablespoon Big Easy tea 
  • 5 ounces rum agricole
  • ½ ounce simple syrup
  • Soda water
  • Pineapple wedge (optional)

Preparation

  • In a glass container, add 1 tablespoon Big Easy tea to 4 ounces of rum agricole.
  • Infuse for 30 minutes, stirring or shaking every 10 minutes.*
  • Remove tea from rum by pouring it into a glass through a fine mesh strainer.
  • Fill a highball glass with ice.
  • If making 2 drinks, double the amount of all ingredients.
  • Add 2 ounces Big Easy-infused rum agricole and simple syrup.
  • Fill glass with soda.
  • Garnish with pineapple wedge.
  • Enjoy!

*Makes 4 ounces of Big Easy-infused rum. You will lose 0.5-1 ounce of liquid in the infusion process from tea leaf absorption.

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