Trini Rum Punch

Photo by Rosemary Parkinson, Nyam Jamaica and Barbados Bu'n Bu'n

Winter 2007, JamaicanEats magazine

Make as much of this recipe as you please as it can remain in the refrigerator for a long time, or can be frozen if placed in plastic bottles.

  • 1 cup fresh lime juice
  • 2 cups sugar syrup
  • 3 cups Caribbean brown rum
  • 4 cups water
  • Angostura Bitters
  • Nutmeg


  1. Mix the lime juice, sugar syrup, rum and water.
  2. Add one grated nutmeg and four dashes of Angostura Bitters.
  3. Bottle and refrigerate.
  4. Serve over lots of ice, add a dash of Angostura Bitters and sprinkle with finely grated nutmeg.


-By Recipe courtesy of Dickie Parkinson

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