Japengo Crafts New Cocktails for National Rum Day
In celebration of National Rum Day, Japengo at Hyatt Regency Maui will be unveiling two new Bacardi cocktails for $12 on Tuesday, August 16. The new cocktails, named Ocho Fashioned and Hand-Shaken Daiquiri, join Japengo’s impressive cocktail menu featuring specialty cocktails, classic and modern tiki cocktails, craft beer, wine, sake, and sake flights.
For those who might want to try crafting their own, Japengo is sharing the recipes:
2 oz Bacardi 8 yr Rum
.5 oz Brown Sugar Syrup
3 dashes Angostura Bitters
3 dashes Bitters Truth Orange Bitters
Method: Add bitters, syrup and rum to mixing glass with ice. Stir until well chilled and strain over large ice if available
Garnish: wide orange peel and luxardo cherry on bar pick
2 oz Bacardi Maestro
1 oz Lime Juice
.75 oz Simple Syrup
Method: Add lime, syrup and rum to mixing glass with ice. Shake and strain into martini glass
Garnish: Thin lime wheel floating
Japengo’s lounge welcomes guests between 5 and 10 p.m., with happy hour from 5 to 6 p.m. The dining room and sushi bar are open from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. nightly.