Quality instead of quantity!

6,000 independent products

No mainstream

6.000 independent products

Which language are you speaking?

Back to all Drinking

Zombie

23.02.2023
by Anastasia Hartleib
Zombie


The Zombie is probably one of the most famous and infamous cocktails in the world. This drink, which is made with three different types of rum, has its origins in the 1930s. It is a strong, fruity cocktail that is not only very popular with rum lovers.


Recipe for the zombie cocktail

Ingredients (for 2 portions):

  • 12 cl light rum
  • 12 cl dark rum
  • 4 cl overproof rum
  • 3 cl orange liqueur
  • 3 cl grenadine
  • 6 cl lime juice
  • 6 cl pineapple juice
  • 6 cl passion fruit juice
  • Angostura Bitter
  • 2 mint sprigs
  • 2 orange slices


Preparation:

  1. Place all the ingredients for the cocktail with a dash of Angostura Bitter in a shaker with ice & shake for about 20 seconds.
  2. Strain into a tiki mug or highball glass filled with ice.
  3. Garnish with a sprig of mint and a slice of orange.


Zombie - das Rezept für den Cocktail Klassiker


Facts about the zombie cocktail:

  1. The original recipe comes from Donn Beach, the founder of the then famous tiki bar Don the Beachcomber in Los Angeles. Unfortunately, the bar was closed in the 80s.
  2. Originally, a maximum of two cocktails were served per customer due to the high alcohol content. The restriction was intended to prevent customers from getting too drunk. After all, the Zombie cocktail is supposed to be a pleasure and not an intoxicant.
  3. The Zombie is one of the strongest alcoholic cocktails available. It has an estimated alcohol content of 14.5 % vol.


Matching products to the article

  
British Navy Pusser's Rum Gunpowder Proof
British Navy Pusser's Rum Gunpowder Proof
-19%
24,29 (€34,70 per l) 29,90
No products with the selected options in stock
RUNIK
RUNIK
42,50 (€60,71 per l)
RON ELBA - White Rum
RON ELBA - White Rum
36,90 (€73,80 per l)
No products with the selected options in stock
Orange Utan orange liqueur 25.8% vol. 500ml
Orange Utan orange liqueur 25.8% vol. 500ml
29,00 (€58,00 per l)
Duchess Angostura bitter
Duchess Angostura bitter
6,95 (€139,00 per l)
No products with the selected options in stock
  

About the autor:

Anastasia Hartleib

Anastasia Hartleib

Katalog & Marketing Managerin

Xing URL

Für mich geht nichts über das Entdecken kleiner Manufakturen. Ob das der Micro Craft Brauer aus Bayern oder die sächsische Brennerei ist, die es bereits seit Jahrzehnten gibt - hauptsache klein, regional verwurzelt und mit Sinn für's Handwerk!

  • Liebt: frische Luft, ihren Hund & Vinyl
  • Favorite drinks: wechseln mit so ziemlich jedem Glas...
  • Empfehlung des Monats: Alkoholfreier Gin. Der EASIP Fields holt den Frühling ins Glas!