How to Make Ocean Key Resort & Spa’s Hemingway Daiquiri

If you love the Key West state of mind, then you should know this recipe for a perfect Key West cocktail.

April 6, 2020
Hemingway Daiquiri
It’s only fitting that Ocean Key Resort & Spa’s signature cocktail is named for one of Key West’s legendary residents. Ocean Key Resort & Spa

One of the coolest things about Ocean Key Resort & Spa is the address. After all, you’ll never get lost when you’re staying at Zero Duval Street. But that’s just the beginning of a long list of cool things about this distinct Key West property that offers awesome views of the Gulf of Mexico, a quick stroll to Mallory Square and easy access to Sunset Pier, which is almost always the place to be for new and regular visitors to this beloved Florida city.

Of course, when you think of the things and people who have made Key West so special and popular for so many years, Ernest Hemingway always comes to mind. That’s why Ocean Key pays tribute to the legendary writer with a signature cocktail, the Hemingway Daiquiri.

Now, thanks to the resort’s generous bar geniuses, you can make this delicious frosty cocktail at home, enjoying it poolside and daydreaming about setting your GPS to Zero Duval Street.


The Hemingway Daiquiri


  • 2 oz. Bacardi Superior Rum
  • 1 oz. Grapefruit Juice
  • 1 oz. Lime Juice
  • 0.5 oz. Cane Syrup
  • 0.5 oz Maraschino Liqueur

How to Make It:

Mix the ingredients and strain over crushed ice in a double old fashioned glass. Garnish with a grapefruit slice.


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