Planter’s Punch

  • Serves

    makes 1 Cocktail


It's thought that punch came from the Hindi word panch, meaning "five," and, in fact, punches originally were made with five ingredients: lime juice, sugar, spices, water and a fermented sap called arrack. British sailors used to drink this concoction to ward off scurvy in the 1600s, but luckily for us, the practice evolved into something far more recreational.


  • 1 12 oz. dark rum
  • 6 oz. freshly squeezed orange juice
  • Dash of grenadine
  • Juice of 1/4 lime
  • 1 tsp. simple syrup
  • Orange slices


Step 1

In a cocktail shaker over ice, combine rum, orange juice, grenadine, lime juice, and syrup. Shake well, then strain into a tall glass over ice. Garnish with an orange slice.

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