The Big Deal
About this Recipe
The Big Deal is a delicious and refreshing cocktail that combines the rich, complex flavors of rum with the sweet and fruity notes of blackberry syrup and the subtle hint of coffee. The drink is finished off with a refreshing splash of Coke that adds just the right amount of effervescence to balance out the sweetness. The first sip offers a smooth and silky texture that glides over your taste buds, while the rum’s earthy and slightly spicy notes create a warming sensation that lingers on the palate. As you savor the drink, the flavors of blackberry and coffee come through, imparting a hint of sweetness and subtle richness to the mix.
Fill a tall glass with ice.
Pour 1.5 oz of rum into the glass.
Add 0.5 oz of blackberry syrup and 0.25 oz of coffee syrup.
Stir the mixture thoroughly with a spoon.
Top off the glass with Coke.
Garnish with a slice of lime or a sprig of mint, if desired.