Sunday August 10, 2008
jazzy mango chicken wings and rum cocktail for two
jazzy mango chicken wings
recipe from Mount Gay Rum
note: leave time to marinate the chicken overnight, or at least 4 hours
10-12 chicken wings
fresh mango or pulp
½ cup Mount Gay Eclipse Rum
Marinate chicken in jerk seasoning and mango pulp, Mount Gay Eclipse Rum, salt and pepper overnight. Pre-heat oven to 350 F and bake for 25-30 minutes. Garnish with fresh herbs and mango slices.
bajan star shine
Ingredients for one drink:
1 oz Mount Gay Eclipse Silver Rum
2 Slices of Star Fruit cut in fours
1 tsp of Grapefruit Marmalade
1 oz Guava Nectar
1/2 oz Simple Syrup*
Juice of one key lime or one quarter ounce of bottled key lime juice
In mixing glass, muddle the quarters of Star fruit well. Add remaining ingredients and ice. Shake vigorously, then strain into chilled cocktail glass or coupe filled with cracked ice. Garnish with slice of Star Fruit.
*Simple syrup is made by stirring granulated sugar into hot water in a sauce pan until the sugar is dissolved and then cooling the solution. Generally, a ratio of two parts sugar to one part water is used.