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Deep South Cocktail Recipe

Welcome to our exclusive exploration of the Deep South, a cocktail that promises to tantalize your taste buds and elevate your mixology experience. Whether you’re a cocktail enthusiast or a curious beginner who likes Dark Rum, Molasses, Pineapple Juice, Cherry Syrup, or Pineapple, this drink might impress.

Table of contents:

  1. Description
  2. Ingredients
  3. Instructions
  4. Nutrition
  5. Shopping list
  6. Related Cocktails
  7. FAQ
  8. Conclusion

Deep South Cocktail Description

The Deep South falls under the Ordinary Drink and Alcoholic categories, making it a perfect choice for those who appreciate a drink with character. Served in Highball glass, this drink tastes exquisite and presents itself visually appealing.

Indulge in the Deep South, where each of the 5 ingredients, including Dark rum, Molasses, Pineapple juice, Cherry syrup, Pineapple, plays a crucial role in creating an unforgettable experience. This cocktail is a testament to the fusion of tradition and innovation. For similar adventures in taste, try Ruby Relaxer, Mike Samm’s Purple Passionate Punch, Caribbean Screwdriver.

Deep South Ingredients

A great cocktail starts with the right ingredients. For the Deep South, you will need the following:

US Metric
  • 2 shots Dark rum
  • 1 tblsp Molasses
  • Fill with Pineapple juice
  • 2 dashes Cherry syrup
  • Garnish with Pineapple wedge
  • 88 mls Dark rum
  • 15 ml Molasses
  • Fill with Pineapple juice
  • 2 dashes Cherry syrup
  • Garnish with Pineapple wedge

Each component in this cocktail plays a vital role in creating the unique flavor profile of this drink.

How to Make a Deep South Cocktail

Preparation time: 5
Total time: 10

Creating the Deep South cocktail is an art in itself. Follow these steps for the perfect outcome:

To craft this exquisite cocktail, begin by vigorously shaking the following ingredients: 2 shots Dark rum, 1 tblsp Molasses, Fill with Pineapple juice, 2 dashes Cherry syrup, Garnish with Pineapple wedge. Once blended to perfection, pour into the highball glass and enjoy. The process is as enjoyable as savoring the drink itself.

Nutrition Facts for the Deep South Cocktail

Calories Fat Carbs Protein
500.0 0.0 125.0 0.0

Please note that the figures in the table for Deep South are only approximate values, as for each raw material, the manufacturers use different ingredients to make their products. A general value has been used based on the ingredients (which may be substituted) to calculate the nutrition results in this recipe. The values shown are per serving.

Shopping List for the Deep South Cocktail

To prepare this cocktail, ensure you have these items on your shopping list: Dark Rum, Molasses, Pineapple Juice, Cherry Syrup, and Pineapple.

Quality ingredients are key to the perfect cocktail, Deep South.

Interesting Facts

The ingredients used in the Deep South cocktail are also found in many other drinks. This list shows how many times each ingredient is used in the recipes and what proportion of each ingredient is used in the cocktail descriptions on our Cocktails recipe & Drinks site.

Used Ingredient Applied % of Total Cocktails
Dark Rum 460 times 2.81%
Molasses 7 times 0.04%
Pineapple Juice 1551 times 9.49%
Cherry Syrup 8 times 0.05%
Pineapple 104 times 0.64%

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Deep South FAQ

  • Q: How do you make the Deep South Cocktail?
  • A: Follow the detailed instructions above to mix the perfect Deep South.
  • Q: What ingredients do I need for the Deep South?
  • A: The ingredients include Dark Rum, Molasses, Pineapple Juice, Cherry Syrup, and Pineapple, all of which contribute to its unique taste.
  • Q: Which is the best glass for the Deep South cocktail?
  • A: In our experience, Highball glass is the best match for this drink. This glassware appears 940 times in our mixing recipes, resulting in 5.75% of the cocktailing instructions.


The Deep South cocktail is more than just a drink; it’s a sensory journey. From its intricate blend of flavors to its elegant presentation, this cocktail is a testament to the art of mixology. Whether you’re hosting a party or enjoying a quiet evening, the Deep South is the perfect addition to any occasion.