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What To Mix With Captain Morgan Spiced Rum: 8 Best Mixers

Last Updated on January 13, 2023 by Lydia Martin

If you’re into Captain Morgan rums, you’re in the right place.

Today, we’ll share what to mix with Captain Morgan Spiced Rum that cocktail experts and bartenders recommend. Read on.

Top 8 Captain Morgan Spiced Rum Mixers 

8. Coconut

hand holding coconut

A combo of spiced rum, coconut cream, and pineapple juice? That makes a tropical Captain Colada cocktail. 

Prep Time: 2 mins. 

Total Time: 2 mins. 

Ingredients: 

Instructions: In your blender, blend all the ingredients until it smoothens. Pour it into your glass with ice and garnish it with a pineapple wedge. 

Serving: 1

7. Ginger Ale

Make the Captain & Ginger cocktail by mixing a few drops of ginger ale with spiced rum with a squeeze of lime to cut the burn. 

Prep Time: 2 mins.

Total Time:  2 mins. 

Ingredients: 

  • (1) lime wedge
  • 150ml ginger ale
  • 50ml Captain Morgan Spiced Gold Rum

Instructions: In your glass, pour the rum over ice. Top it with ginger ale and squeeze in the lime juice. 

Serving: 1

6. Fruit Juice

Have a glass of TGI Friday’s Captain Morgan Island Rum Punch, enhanced with fruit juices. 

“Great things happen when you spice it up.”

— Captain Morgan 

Prep Time: 5 mins. 

Total Time: 5 mins.

Ingredients: 

  • 0.5oz grenadine
  • 0.5oz orange juice
  • 1.5oz pineapple juice
  • 2oz passion fruit puree
  • 0.5oz amaretto [1]
  • 0.75oz dark rum 
  • 1.25oz Captain Morgan Spiced Rum

Instructions: In your shaker with ice, add all the ingredients and shake. Strain the mix in your hurricane glass over ice and top it with a slice of pineapple for garnish. 

Serving: 1

5. Sour Mix

Bottle of Homemade Sour Mix

Spiced rum mixed with a sour mix? That’s a heavenly treat anyone will surely love. Try this Team Captain cocktail now. 

Prep Time: 2 mins.

Total Time: 2 mins. 

Ingredients: 

  • 3oz lemon-lime soda
  • 0.5oz sour mix
  • 1.5oz orange juice
  • 1.5oz Captain Morgan Spiced Rum

Instructions: Fill your glass with ice and add all the ingredients. Stir to mix and garnish it with a lime wedge if desired. 

Serving: 1

4. Coke

pouring coca-cola on glass

Coke, as a mixer to your favorite spiced rum, isn’t new. But try this refreshing Captain & Coke recipe. 

Prep Time: 5 mins.

Total Time: 5 mins.

Ingredients: 

  • 5oz Coke
  • 2oz Captain Morgan Spiced Rum
  • (1) lemon wedge

Instructions: In your highball, add rum and pour Coke on top. Wait to settle the bubbles, then add ice as needed. Squeeze the lemon wedge and rim it on the glass. 

Serving: 1

3. Tonic

five bottles of Fever Tree Indian Tonic

Prepare this two-ingredient Captain & Tonic drink for a refreshing everyday treat. 

Prep Time: 2 mins.

Total Time: 2 mins. 

Ingredients: 

  • 5oz tonic water
  • 1.5oz Captain Morgan Spiced Rum

Instructions: Add the spiced rum to your highball glass over ice cubes. Mix tonic water and stir. 

Serving: 1

2. Ginger Beer

hand holding Gosling's Ginger Beer

Mixed with your favorite spiced rum, Ginger beer [2] makes for a delectable Captain Mule cocktail. 

Prep Time: 2 mins.

Total Time: 2 mins. 

Ingredients: 

  • 4oz ginger beer
  • 1.5oz Captain Morgan Spiced Rum
  • (1) mint sprig
  • (1) lime

Instructions: In a tall glass, muddle lime and mint, then pour spiced rum and beer. Stir and top it with a lime wheel or extra mint sprig for garnish. 

Serving: 1

1. Daiquiri mix

Bottle of Master of Mixes Handcrafted Strawberry Daiquiri

For a sophisticated Captain Daiquiri drink, combine spice rum and daiquiri mix, and savor the tasty flavors to chill your day. 

Prep Time: 3 mins.

Total Time: 3 mins. 

Ingredients: 

  • 3oz strawberries, frozen
  • 1.75oz daiquiri mix
  • 1.25oz Captain Morgan Spiced Rum 

Instructions: Add all the ingredients with ice in your blender and blend well. Pour the mix into your serving glass and garnish it with extra strawberries. 

Serving: 1

FAQs 

Can you drink Captain Morgan Spiced Rum straight?

Yes. You can drink Captain Morgan Spiced Rum straight. It’s a perfect rum sipper, which you can enjoy over ice. 

Does Sprite mix well with Captain Morgan?

Yes, Sprite mixes well with Captain Morgan. The lemon-lime and citrusy flavors of Sprite and the rich profile of Captain Morgan rum make for a fantastic drink, like Captain’s Cream Soda.  

Is Captain Morgan Spiced Rum good by itself?

Yes. Captain Morgan Spice Rum is good on its own. It gives you the experience of savoring all flavors distilled in this impressive spirit. 

Final Thoughts 

Captain Morgan is one of the most remarkable brands of rum out there. Their spiced rum is a staple in bars, restaurants, and other places, as long as spirits are involved. 

While it’s already good on its own, Captain Morgan Spiced Rum is a great pairing to many mixers– from coconut to Coke to Daiquiri mix. 

All the mixers on this list surely make satisfying and mouthwatering drinks mixed with Captain Morgan Spiced Rum. 

But remember – you can always experiment, so don’t hesitate to mix it with various beverages until you find the taste that’ll capture your mouth.  

References:

  1. https://www.britannica.com/topic/amaretto 
  2. https://www.britannica.com/topic/ginger-beer 

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