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Derby Daiquiri Cocktail Recipe

Welcome to our exclusive exploration of the Derby Daiquiri, 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 Light Rum, Orange Juice, Lime Juice, or Sugar, 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

Derby Daiquiri Cocktail Description

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

Discover the allure of Derby Daiquiri, a blend that harmoniously combines 4 ingredients including Light rum, Orange juice, Lime juice, Sugar. It’s a cocktail that embodies both complexity and balance, inviting connoisseurs and novices alike to explore its depths. Similar cocktails, such as 155 Belmont, Frogster, Shamrocks, await your discovery.

Derby Daiquiri Ingredients

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

US Metric
  • 1 1/2 oz Light rum
  • 1 oz Orange juice
  • 1 tblsp Lime juice
  • 1 teaspoon Sugar
  • 1.63 dl Light rum
  • 30 ml Orange juice
  • 15 ml Lime juice
  • 1 teaspoon Sugar

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

How to Make a Derby Daiquiri Cocktail

Preparation time: 3
Total time: 8

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

To craft this exquisite cocktail, begin by carefully combining the following ingredients: 1 1/2 oz Light rum, 1 oz Orange juice, 1 tblsp Lime juice, 1 tsp Sugar. Once blended to perfection, pour into the champagne flute and enjoy. The process is as enjoyable as savoring the drink itself.

Nutrition Facts for the Derby Daiquiri Cocktail

Calories Fat Carbs Protein
400.0 0.0 100.0 0.0

Please note that the figures in the table for Derby Daiquiri 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 Derby Daiquiri Cocktail

To prepare this cocktail, ensure you have these items on your shopping list: Light Rum, Orange Juice, Lime Juice, and Sugar.

Quality ingredients are key to the perfect cocktail, Derby Daiquiri.

Interesting Facts

The ingredients used in the Derby Daiquiri 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
Light Rum 554 times 3.39%
Orange Juice 2098 times 12.83%
Lime Juice 1003 times 6.13%
Sugar 689 times 4.21%

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Derby Daiquiri FAQ

  • Q: How do you make the Derby Daiquiri Cocktail?
  • A: Follow the detailed instructions above to mix the perfect Derby Daiquiri.
  • Q: What ingredients do I need for the Derby Daiquiri?
  • A: The ingredients include Light Rum, Orange Juice, Lime Juice, and Sugar, all of which contribute to its unique taste.
  • Q: Which is the best glass for the Derby Daiquiri cocktail?
  • A: In our experience, Champagne flute is the best match for this drink. This glassware appears 75 times in our mixing recipes, resulting in 0.46% of the cocktailing instructions.


The Derby Daiquiri 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 Derby Daiquiri is the perfect addition to any occasion.