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Ring in the New Year the right way with Sailor Jerry Spiced Rum

Let’s face it - some of us are gettin’ a little older, and it can feel like midnight is lookin’ further and further away each year. Luckily, when you bring Sailor Jerry Spiced Rum along to your party this New Year’s Eve, you’re bringing the life of the party. Sip on some of our delicious spiced rum cocktails with good pals and a bangin’ playlist - and you’ll have all you need to watch 2022 turn into 2023. Just don’t be too hard on yourself if some of those resolutions don’t quite pan out…again.

NO BEERS EVE - This New Year, drink Sailor Jerry Spiced Rum.

Sailor Jerry Walk of Fame

Sailor Jerry Walk of Fame

One thing that remains constant year after year - nothin’ keeps ya going like a little caffeine. This New Year’s Eve, try mixing some of history’s greatest brews together with our Sailor Jerry Walk of Fame New Year’s Eve cocktail - a simple, flavorful way to make the best of Sailor Jerry Spiced Rum, chai tea, and coffee. Just don’t drink this one too close to midnight - ya gotta get some sleep eventually, you know.


  • 1 ½ parts Sailor Jerry Spiced Rum
  • 1 part chai tea syrup
  • ¾ part half and half

How to Make a Sailor Jerry Walk of Fame

  1. Build ingredients in a mug, top with hot coffee.
  2. Garnish with grated cinnamon.

Sailor Jerry Third Wheel

Sailor Jerry Third Wheel

Ever feel like a bit of a third wheel watchin’ somebody else’s New Year’s Eve midnight kiss? This year, instead of focusing on them, we’ve got a hell of a New Year’s Eve cocktail for you to think about. Our Sailor Jerry Third Wheel cocktail is very sweet, but also a little sour - just like your buddy’s girlfriend when she notices you staring. Avoid the awkwardness - try out this delicious Sailor Jerry Spiced Rum cocktail, and you’ll be too busy celebrating to feel lonely.


  • 2 parts Sailor Jerry Spiced Rum
  • 1/2 part dry curacao
  • 1/2 part lemon juice

How to Make a Sailor Jerry Third Wheel

  1. Shake ingredients together with ice until chilled.
  2. Fine strain into coupe glass with half sugar rim.
  3. Garnish with orange peel.

Sailor Jerry Rum Old Fashioned

Sailor Jerry Old Fashioned

Feelin’ fancy tonight? Maybe you’ve got a bit of an older crowd, or maybe a party that just appreciates a true masterpiece of a cocktail. Sailor Jerry Spiced Rum, as always, has ya covered. Give your guests something to remember with our Sailor Jerry Rum Old Fashioned - the almighty classic New Year’s Eve cocktail, spiced rum style. Though it’s been around for a while, Sailor Jerry Spiced Rum has finally cracked the perfect recipe - a way to impress even the snootiest New Year’s Eve party guest!


  • 2 parts Sailor Jerry Spiced Rum
  • ¼ part demerara syrup
  • 3 dashes orange bitters
  • Orange twist garnish

How to Make a Sailor Jerry Rum Old Fashioned

  1. Add all ingredients except for garnish to mixing glass filled with ice and stir for 10 seconds.
  2. Strain into rocks glass over one large ice cube.
  3. Express orange twist over glass then drop in.

Sailor Jerry Spiced Rum & Cola

Sailor Jerry Spiced Rum Coke

When the party is flowin’ great, and the clock is getting closer to midnight, we got the perfect spiced rum cocktail to bring in the moment. Best part? You already know the recipe. Truly, nothin’ beats a Sailor Jerry Spiced Rum & Cola. When midnight is just around the corner, Sailor Jerry Spiced Rum knows how to keep the party going.


  • 1 part Sailor Jerry Spiced Rum
  • 3 parts cola
  • Cherry garnish

How to Make a Sailor Jerry Spiced Rum & Cola

  1. In a Collins or highball glass, measure Sailor Jerry spiced rum and then add ice.
  2. Top with cola and garnish with a cherry.
  3. Express orange twist over glass then drop in.

Other Sailor Jerry Spiced Rum Cocktails

Whatever resolutions you’ve got for 2023, that’s for the new year. On New Year’s Eve, you should be lookin’ back to all you’ve accomplished in ‘22, and celebrating with those folks that mean the most to ya. Whether you’re sipping on something like our super sweet Chica-Cherry Jerry or something rich & warm like a Sailor Jerry Hot Chocolate, Sailor Jerry Spiced Rum is what ya need to start the party and keep it going all night long. If none of these fit the vibe you’re planning this year, check out our full list of spiced rum cocktails to find exactly what you need this New Year’s Eve.

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