DrinkWire is Liquor.com’s showcase for the best articles, recipes and reviews from the web’s top writers and bloggers. In this post, High Proof Preacher offers a rum cocktail.


About the Nine-o-Six cocktail

This dark and mysterious drink was inspired by the Total Solar Eclipse in North America during August 2017.

Ingredients in the Nine-o-Six

  • 1 oz blackstrap rum
  • 1/2 oz blended rum (i used Eclipse, because ECLIPSE)
  • 3/4 oz Kashmiri Amaro
  • 3/4 oz fresh lemon juice
  • 1/2 oz Falernum
  • 1/2 oz Demerara syrup
  • 3 dashes barrel aged aromatic bitters

Garnish: dehydrated blood orange wheel
Glass: snifter

How to make the Nine-o-Six

Combine all ingredients and shake with ice. Strain into a snifter filled with crushed ice. Garnish with a dehydrated blood orange wheel.

Other information

Check out other original recipes by Jordan Hughes by visiting highproofpreacher.com!