How to Make a Bacardi Cocktail

If you really want to prepare a cocktail that is sure to get your colleagues, friends and family members talking, then you must learn how to make a Bacardi Cocktail. It is very simple to make and suits any kind of get-together or party. Bacardi, official cocktails of the International Bartenders Association (IBA), is best served before dinner. This refreshing drink is made with Bacardi light rum, fresh limejuice, and grenadine. This recipe of Bacardi cocktail makes one drink but you can scale the quantities of the ingredients to make the amount according to your requirement. Go through this simple article and taste the smoothness of Bacardi cocktail:

Preparation Time:  Approximately 5 minutes
Serving Size: 01
Utensils: Cocktail shaker, Stirrer, Cocktail glass, straw
(1 fl oz  / 30 ml) lime juice
(1 1/2 fl oz / 45 ml) Bacardi light rum
Splash of grenadine
Ice cubes
Lime Wedges or cherries for Garnishing – Optional


  • 1

    Place two to three ice cubes in your cocktail glass

    Take a cocktail glass and place some ice cubes in it. Now, set it aside to chill until you prepare the Bacardi Cocktail.

  • 2

    Place the remaining ice cubes into the cocktail shaker

    Place the remaining ice cubes in the cocktail shaker until half fill.

  • 3

    Pour Bacardi light rum into the cocktail shaker

    Gently pour 45 ml of Bacardi light rum into the cocktail shaker and give it a light stir with a long spoon.

  • 4

    Squeeze the limejuice into the cocktail shaker

    Grab a sharp knife and cut a fresh lime into two equal halves. Remove the seeds of lime from both pieces and squeeze them into the cocktail shaker.

  • 5

    Top the ingredient with grenadine
    Top the ingredients in the cocktail shaker with some splash of grenadine.

  • 6

    Seal and shake the cocktail shaker vigorously

    Seal the shaker's lid and shake it vigorously for 10 to 15 seconds.

  • 7

    Pour the cocktail into pre-chilled cocktail glass

    Place a strainer on the cocktail and pour the drink into the pre-chilled cocktail glasses.

  • 8

    Garnish Bacardi Cocktail and serve

    Garnish your Bacardi Cocktail with a lime wedge or cherry, place a straw in it, and serve immediately.

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