Castaway Cocktail Recipe Everclear Featured Recipe

Yield: 1 serving

A Luau for the Landlocked.

Rum, grapefruit and Pineapple Cherry Infusion. Liquid proof that the tropics are as much a mindset as a destination.

Castaway Cocktail Ingredients
Ingredients: Pineapple Cherry Infusion, aged rum, lime juice, grapefruit juice, simple syrup and aromatic bitters.

Yield: 1 serving


1 oz. Pineapple Cherry Infusion
1 oz. Aged rum
½ oz. Lime juice
½ oz. Grapefruit juice
½ oz. Simple syrup
4 dashes Aromatic Bitters


  1. Combine all ingredients in a dry shaker without ice.
  2. Shake vigorously.
  3. Pour into a highball glass filled with crushed ice.
  4. Garnish with pineapple slice and cherry.

Make Your Own Castaway Cocktail

Photo of Ted Kilgore
Created by:
Ted Kilgore

Make It Your Own’s in-house mixologist, Ted Kilgore, is a 17-year veteran of the bar and spirits world. Passing the B.A.R. with BAR Ready certification in 2007, he is now proprietor and Beverage Director at Planter’s House in St. Louis.

Caution: Do not apply to open flame. Keep away from fire, heat and open flame. Contents may ignite or explode. Do not consume in excessive quantities. Not intended for consumption unless mixed with non-alcoholic beverage.