Banana Whiskey Daiquiri

This cocktail is a delightful fusion of whiskey, banana, and citrus flavors, inspired by the Toots and Maytals song, "Monkey Man." Created by New York bartender Jim Kearns, this cocktail offers a unique twist on the classic Daiquiri, incorporating the warmth of whiskey, the sweetness of banana, and the tang of pineapple and lime.

Banana Whiskey Daiquiri

A whiskey-based banana Daiquiri with a delightful blend of flavors.

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  • 1 1/2 ounces whiskey (preferably George Dickel No. 12 Tennessee Whisky)
  • 1/2 ounce aged rum (preferably El Dorado 15 year)
  • 1/2 ounce Giffard Banane du Brésil
  • 1/4 ounce vanilla syrup
  • 1/2 ounce cinnamon syrup
  • 1 ounce pineapple juice
  • 1/2 ounce lime juice


  1. Mix all ingredients in a shaker with ice.
  2. Shake well.
  3. Strain the mixture into a chilled coupe or cocktail glass.
  4. Garnish with a banana chip.