Don's Mix

Don's Mix is a blend of two parts grapefuit juice and one part cinnamon infused simple syrup, invented in 1934 in Donn Beach, a.k.a. Don the Beachcomber for use in his Zombie Punch. The Zombie cocktail is an adaptation of this recipe. 

Some popular cocktails containing Don's Mix

  • Saints and Sinners — Demerara Rum, Cognac, Grapefruit bitters, Grapefruit juice, Don's Mix
  • Streets Ahead — Light rum, Jamaican rum, Campari, Maraschino Liqueur, Don's Mix
  • Patent Pending (Teardrop Lounge) — Jamaican rum, Batavia Arrack, Aperol, Bitters, Don's Mix, Vanilla syrup, Grapefruit peel
  • Opaka Raka — Gin, Bitters, Don's Mix, Lime juice, Simple syrup, Lime