For the rest of the meal, stock up on sparkling wine, dry rosé, and a light, fruity red like Pinot Noir. Don't forget to set pitchers of water on table as well. Flavor them with orange slices, mint, or cucumber.
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2 large mint sprigs, torn and bruised
1 1/2 ounces spiced rum
1 ounce pear nectar or juice
3/4 ounce fresh lime juice
3/4 ounce Simple Syrup
Pinch of freshly grated nutmeg
1 thin slice of pear
- Fill a cocktail shaker with ice. Add all of the ingredients except the pear slice and shake well.
- Strain into a chilled martini glass and garnish with the pear slice.
Makes 1 drink.
- Cocktails, Drinks