daiquiri

Pronunciation: [DAK-uh-ree]

A cocktail made with rum, lime juice and sugar. Some daiquiris are made with fruit, the mixture being puréed in a blender. Frozen daiquiris are made either with crushed ice or frozen fruit chunks, all processed until smooth in a blender.

From The Food Lover's Companion, Fourth edition by Sharon Tyler Herbst and Ron Herbst. Copyright © 2007, 2001, 1995, 1990 by Barron's Educational Series, Inc.

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