Rum is the Sipping Spirit

Rum, a pirate's favorite drink! It just might be your favorite too, does that make you a pirate? Most likely not, but that's okay. We have researched and collected all our favorite rum drinks around The Venetian. From shaken, stirred, and on the rocks, we have a drink for every type of rum drinker. See our favorites on this perfectly curated list. Cheers!

01 Electra Cocktail Club

At Electra, you will find drinks of all kinds that are bold and modern. Rum is one of the primary focuses at Electra. With that in mind, you will want to order up the Disgruntled Mai Tai. Prepared on the rocks, are two rums, aperol, lime, curaçao, orgeat, and underberg. If you are a Mai Tai lover, then you will enjoy this "disgruntled" version of the classic. Whether you are looking for a cocktail or rum neat, Electra has exactly what every rum drinker needs.

Fun Tip! Make the Disgruntled Mai Tai at home! Try this easy-to-follow recipe. Combine 1 oz. rum, 1 oz. Aperol, 1 oz. fresh lime, 0.5 oz. Orgeat, and 0.5 oz. Curacao in a mixing tin. Dry shake and pour over crushed ice into a double rocks glass. Add additional crushed ice until mounted on top. Garnish with a windswept parasol, sprig of mint, and an up-side-down mini bottle of Underberg.

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02 Rosina Cocktail Lounge

With another cocktail location at The Venetian focusing on rum, you will want to make your way over to Rosina Cocktail Lounge. All the recipes were handcrafted by barman Sam Ross. Order up the Dark 'N' Stormy! If that is your favorite type of rum cocktail, you will not be disappointed. Shaken not stirred with rum, ginger, lime, and club soda. Rosina has all your rum favorites and more - so stop on by and enjoy a rum cocktail or two.

Fun Tip! Want to take on the Dark n' Stormy at home? Try this easy-to-follow recipe to make at home. Combine 2 oz. rum, .5 oz. fresh lime juice, and .75 oz. ginger syrup into a mixing tin with 1-2 ice cubes. Whip and shake vigorously. Pour into a chilled Collins glass over a long ice spear. Finally, garnish with candied ginger for a sweet and spicy kick.

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03 The Dorsey Cocktail Club

The Dorsey Cocktail Bar may not be a rum focused bar, but they serve up some magical rum concoctions. Using only high-quality ingredients, all the citrus and juices are squeezed fresh every day. In this case, you will want to order the Witch Doctor! This rum cocktail is mixed with two types of liquor, dark rum and cognac. Fresh squeezed lime, pineapple, coconut, and green chartreuse finish off this perfect mix. Toast to the perfect night out with all your favorite people!

Fun Tip! Want to take on the Witch Doctor at home? Try this easy-to-follow recipe. Combine 2 oz. of dark rum, 2 oz. of white rum, 2 oz. of cognac, .5 oz. fresh lime juice, and .5 oz. pineapple juice, and .5 oz. of coconut cream into a shaker with 1-2 ice cubes. Shake vigorously. Pour into a chilled Collins glass over ice. Finish with .5 oz. of green chartreuse.

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04 Majordōmo Meat & Fish

When you think of rum cocktails, a Mai Tai might be your favorite. If that is the case, you will want to stop on by Majordōmo Meat & Fish. Their refreshing version of a Mai Tai is mixed with rum, apricot, orgeat, and lime. With an incredible atmosphere, food, and drinks, you can take advantage of their secret karaoke room! So, grab your Mai Tai and bust out some tunes.

Fun Tip! Is a Mai Tai your favorite drink? Try the fun take on a Mai Tai from Majordōmo Meat & Fish at home! A play on the classic Mai Tai, where we trade out traditional orange liqueur for Apricot. Combine 2 oz. rum, 2 oz. apricot liqueur, and .5 oz. orgeat in a cocktail shaker. Fill with ice. Shake vigorously. Strain into an ice-filled Collins glass. Top with cherry and lime wheel. Next, enjoy!

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05 Mott 32

Mott 32 embodies modern Hong Kong culture while embracing flavors from all over China. This is reflected in their cocktail menu as well. When looking through the Mott 32 signature cocktails, you will stumble upon a unique rum beverage. This cocktail is named the Forbidden Rose. This fun rum cocktail is an infused rum, with passion fruit, Lychee chili, lemon, flower, and egg white. Go a little adventurous with your rum and try this full-bodied cocktail today!

Fun Tip! Make the Forbidden Rose at home! Try this easy-to-follow recipe in the comfort of your own home. Combine 2 oz. of infused rum, 1 oz. of passion fruit, 1 oz. Lychee chili, .5 oz. fresh lemon juice into a shaker with 1-2 ice cubes. Shake vigorously. Pour into a coupe cocktail glass, garnish with 1 oz. whipped egg white, and 2-3 edible flowers.

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06 Chica

Chica has a dynamic mixology program that you will be wanting to share with your friends and family. The drinks are crafted for their heritage and made to fit the modern, dynamic venue of Chica. One of our top rum picks at Chica is the Tamarind Guava Colada. This refreshing spin on a colada is mixed with rum, fresh lime, tamarind, coconut cream, and guava nectar. After one sip, you will be wanting more!

Fun Tip! Make the Tamarind Guava Colada at home! Try this easy-to-follow recipe in the comfort of your own home. Combine 2 oz. of rum, .5 oz. fresh lemon juice, .5 oz. of tamarind, .5 oz. coconut cream, and .5 oz. of guava nectar into a shaker with 1-2 ice cubes. Shake vigorously. Pour into a hammered copper tumbler over ice.

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07 Buddy V's

When you think of rum, you might not think Italian. However, we have a special cocktail up our sleeves when you head on over to Buddy V's. From the Cake Boss himself comes a cocktail list of Italian American specialties. One of our top picks for rum on their menu is the Caipirinha Italiana. This unique rum cocktail is mixed using small batch rum. Then combined with fresh blackberries, guava nectar, prickly pear, and orange juice. It’s so refreshing you can already taste it!

Fun Tip! Make the Caipirinha Italiana at home! Try this easy-to-follow recipe in the comfort of your own home. Combine 2 oz. of small batch rum, 1 oz. fresh blackberries, .5 oz guava nectar, .5 oz prickly pear juice, and .5 oz orange juice into a shaker with 1-2 ice cubes. Shake vigorously. Pour over ice into a hurricane glass.

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08 Yardbird Southern Table & Bar

With shared plates, craft cocktails, and critically acclaimed fried chicken, Yardbird is your next stop for rum! An ideal place for a cocktail and a meal, there are unique libations available on their cocktail menu. Our rum recommendation falls under "Just an Old Fashioned Love Song." Rum lovers will rejoice when ordering the Bananagrams. Mixed with two types of rum (yes, two!), spiced banana syrup, and Mexican chocolate bitters. Any rum lover will not be disappointed with this old fashion love song.

Fun Tip! Make the Bananagrams at home! Try this easy-to-follow recipe in the comfort of your own home. Combine 2 oz. of dark rum, 2 oz. of white rum, 1 oz. spiced banana syrup, .5 oz. of Mexican chocolate bitters into a shaker with 1-2 ice cubes. Shake vigorously. Pour over ice ball into a low ball glass.

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