Special Cocktails

Top 5 Winter Rum Cocktails

18 January, 2023

Are you looking for some winter rum drinks to warm up the most freezing season of the year? We got you covered! Our Diplomático Brand Ambassadors have put to work their expertise and creativity to elaborate 5 delicious winter cocktails with Diplomático rums. Keep reading!

  • Diplomático Reserva Exclusiva Hot Cocoa. Created by Irene Díaz, Diplomático brand ambassador for LATAM, this drink has all the ingredients to become your favorite winter rum cocktail:

    30 ml Diplomático Reserva Exclusiva

    1 cup hot almond milk

    1 spoon cocoa powder (> 70% cocoa)

    1 pinch ground ginger

    1 pinch ground cinnamon

    1 pinch ground turmeric

    Grated orange peel

    Mix all the ingredients, shake and serve in glass coffee cup. Garnish with whipped cream and cacao nibs.

    • Diplomático Mantuano Carrot Touch. Francesco Serra, Diplomático Brand Ambassador for Italy, has created this unique mix where the orange color is the protagonist:

    30 ml Diplomático Mantuano

    60 ml Carrot juice

    20 ml Honey syrup

    10 ml Lemon juice

    Mix all ingredients in a highball glass, garnish with rosemary and accompany with a piece of carrot cake.

    • Diplomático Planas Dasher’s Chapter. This sophisticated yet easy to make cocktail is a perfect warm rum drink option for after lunch. Created by our Diplomático Brand Ambassador for Greece, Tina Sardis:

    20 ml Diplomático Planas

    100 ml Dry white wine

    15 ml Fresh orange juice (no pulp)

    25 ml Orgeat syrup

    2 twists ground pepper

    Add all ingredients into a saucepan on medium-high heat and stir frequently until it begins to simmer. Remove from heat and strain into a wine glass. Garnish with sesame seeds and fresh ground pepper.

    • Diplomático Reserva Exclusiva Winter Dream. Javier Vicuña, Diplomático Brand Ambassador for Spain, knows by heart how to make the coziest evening during winter. Take notes:

    30 ml Diplomático Reserva Exclusiva

    80 ml Red wine

    6 Star Anise

    6 Cinnamon sticks




    Mix all ingredients in a coffee mug.

    • Diplomático Planas Chai Tea. The spicy notes of the chai tea and the tropical coconut touch will make you fall in love with this Planas cocktail immediately! Created by Jon Lister, Diplomático Brand Ambassador for the UK.

    40 ml Diplomático Planas

    60 ml Chai Tea

    15 ml Coconut syrup

    10 ml Lemon juice

    Simple add all ingredients together and pour over a cup glass with cubed ice. If batching for a punch use the following measures to make a standard 700ml bottle. Planas 224ml, Chai Tea 336ml, coconut syrup 84ml and lemon juice 56ml. Place in fridge , then when you wish to use, serve over ice in a punch bowl and garnish.

    Did you like these winter rum cocktails? Follow us on Instagram to learn more rum cocktail ideas and tag #HOWIDIPLO if you tried any of them. Cheers!