Cherry, lemon and rum all mixed together in this sunny drink!

This drink is a bit dangerous. It’s so good and you hardly taste the alcohol. But just wait until you try to stand up…

Makes about 20 servings

1 cup lemon juice, you’ll need about 6–7 large lemons

2 cups cherries, stoneless

3/4 cups water

3/4 cups sugar

dark rum


soda water

  1. Place the lemon juice and cherries in a blender and blend until smooth.
  2. Place in a small saucepan and add water and sugar.
  3. Bring to a boil and let the mixture simmer for 15 minutes. Let cool.
  4. To make the lemonade, place 2 oz lemonade and 2 oz dark rum in a glass filled with ice.
  5. Top with soda water.


Photography by Studio Dreyer Hensley

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