The Best Pineapple Mai Tai Rum Cocktail Recipe

A Pineapple Mai Tai in a pineapple shaped glass.

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If you find yourself wanting to like the original Mai Tai run cocktail, but not quite able to do so, this Pineapple Mai Tai is your drink. 


  • 1.5 oz light rum
  • 0.75 oz dark rum
  • 0.75 oz orange liqueur
  • 1 oz pineapple juice
  • 0.75 oz lime juice
  • 1 oz orgeat syrup
  • 0.25 oz simple syrup


Place all ingredients in a cocktail shaker filled with ice. Shake very well.

Strain into a large tiki or highball glass filled with fresh ice.

Garnish with pineapple leaves, maraschino cherries, and/or wedges of orange, lime and pineapple.