Black-eyed Susan Cocktail

Black-eyed Susan CocktailRecipe
Photo: Beth Dreiling Hontzas; Styling: Lisa Powell Bailey
This cocktail's name is taken from the flowers used to make the blanket that drapes the winning horse at the Preakness.


Makes 2 servings

Recipe from

Southern Living

Recipe Time

Prep: 5 Minutes


3/4 cup orange juice
1/2 cup pineapple juice
3 tablespoons vodka
3 tablespoons light rum
2 tablespoons orange liqueur
Crushed ice
Garnishes: lime slices, fresh cherries


1. Stir together first 5 ingredients. Fill 2 (12-oz.) glasses with crushed ice. Pour orange juice mixture over ice. Garnish, if desired. Serve immediately.

Note: For testing purposes only, we used Grand Marnier orange liqueur.