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Hemingway Daiquiri Recipe

  • Author: Shawn Williams
  • Prep Time: 5
  • Total Time: 5
  • Yield: 1 1x
  • Category: Cocktail
  • Cuisine: Cuban


Ernest Hemingway’s favorite cocktail—a slight variation on the classic daiquiri made with grapefruit juice and maraschino liqueur.


  • 1 1/2 ounces light rum
  • 1 ounce fresh grapefruit juice
  • 1/2 ounce fresh lime juice
  • 1/2 ounce maraschino liqueur (Luxardo)
  • 1 teaspoon simple syrup


  1. Combine all the ingredients in a Boston shaker or cocktail shaker. Add ice and shake vigorously for 10 seconds. Strain into a chilled coupe glass. Garnish with a lime wheel.


  • Serving Size: 1
  • Calories: 194
  • Sugar: 8.6g
  • Sodium: 14mg
  • Fat: 2.9g
  • Saturated Fat: 1.8g
  • Carbohydrates: 16.3g
  • Fiber: 1g
  • Protein: 0.7g
  • Cholesterol: 0mg

Keywords: hemingway cocktail, hemingway daiquiri


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