Bergeron in 1944, the brand is celebrating the 75th anniversary of the mai tai
with a week of promotions at its Hilton Al Hamra Beach & Golf Resort location.
These can be paired with three Mai Tai
cocktail offerings (Caribbean, Trader Vic and Coco Nut) for a truly Mexican experience.
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It is definitely on the sweet side, but not as strong as a Mai Tai
or Pina Colada.
"Many of the things we did in our own kitchens could not be done on a plane at 35,000 feet," Bergeron said, "but with some planning we got results." One of the best results was also the easiest--the Mai Tai
, a rum and orange Curagao concoction so pleasantly potent that many passengers probably forgot about the food anyway.
"My all-time favorite Tiki cocktail is a Mai Tai
," says Thrasher.
'Rum can be enjoyed neat, with a block of ice or as most people know it best, in a wide variety of delicious cocktails including daiquiri or Mai Tai
,' Oberwortmann says.
, however, comes from mai tai-roa ae which is Tahitian for "out of this world - the best".
ON THE MENU We enjoyed delicious cocktails at the very cool Polynesianthemed Trader Vic's on the ground floor - home to the Mai Tai
There are no $10 cold-pressed kale juices on the menu, and the iconic Mai Tai
is still lighter fluid-strong.
Try the Molto Buono, a play on a Mai Tai
, made with grappa, spice-infused Cynar, housemade pistachio orgeat, and Negroni "caviar."