Born to rum

The chaps at Harvey Nicks mix a mean Rum Chocolate Old Fashioned 

This month’s top cocktail offering is a sophisticated treat from the drinks team at Harvey Nichols Birmingham. Featuring rich chocolate and fruity orange bitters stirred together, they’ve created a perfect post-Easter tipple. As always, enjoy responsibly.


• 60ml Mount Gay rum

• 7.5ml demerara sugar

• 2 dashes of chocolate bitters

• 2 dashes orange bitters


Stir together and serve in rocks glass with an ice ball and a slice of orange peel.

Harvey Nichols, Mailbox, 65 Wharfside Street, Birmingham, B1 1RE.