Go Back
+ servings

Classic Daiquiri Recipe

Amy Traynor
The classic Daiquiri recipe featuring white rum, freshly squeezed lime juice, and simple syrup.
No ratings yet
Prep Time 3 mins
Total Time 3 mins
Course Drinks
Cuisine American
Servings 1 cocktail


  • 2 oz white rum
  • 1 oz freshly squeezed lime juice
  • ¾ oz simple syrup


  • Add all ingredients to a cocktail shaker and fill 3/4 with ice.
  • Shake until chilled, about 12 seconds. Strain into a coupe glass and garnish with a dehydrated lime wheel, if desired.


Some prefer a ratio of 2 parts rum, 1 part simple syrup, 1 part lime juice. Experiment and see what you like best!
Keyword classic cocktails, rum,, simple cocktails, summer cocktails
Tried this recipe?Let us know how it was!