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Planter’s Punch

Planter’s Punch can be traced back to a time when the West Indies were considered exotic, and recipes were written in verse. “Two of sour, one and a half of…

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Scorpion Bowl

The Scorpion, like many tiki cocktails, has gone through countless iterations, from a gin and wine-laced libation to this contemporary version of Trader Vic’s 1946 recipe.

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Royal Bermuda Yacht Club

A Trader Vic original, the Royal Bermuda Yacht Club is Vic's tiki-fied version of the Daiquiri, but instead of one-dimensional simple syrup, Vic substituted orange curaçao and spiced falernum to…

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Mai Tai

The credit for this iconic 1930s drink—whose name is a nod to the Tahitian, “Maita’i,” which means “good”—is usually given to venerable Los Angeles tiki bar Trader Vic’s.