Whoopie Cocktail


Fill a shaker half full of broken ice and add:

  • The juice of half a lime
  • ½ Glass of Bacardi Rum
  • ½ Glass of Curacao (white)
  • 2 glasses of Grenadine syrup

Shake well and strain into a cocktail glass.


—From Knut W. Sundin's Two Hundred Selected Drinks Göteberg: Ragnar Orstadius, Boktryckeri 1930 (The “name” bartender for the Swedish-American Lines Prohibition “booze cruises,” a voyage on which passengers were taken just far enough from the shoreline to be outside U.S. jurisdiction, so that they could buy and consume alcohol legally. Also known as a whoopee cruise.)