Tuesday, July 7, 2009
Busting Bar Myths: Origins of the Mai Tai
The Mai Tai was not invented in either Hawaii or Tahiti. The drink was originated in Oakland, California. Drink recipe creator, Victor Jules “Trader Vic” Bergeron came up with the original recipe for a Mai Tai in 1944 while working as a bartender in the service bar of his Oakland restaurant, Trader Vic’s. Read More...
PS: I have included an instructional video on how to make the original Mai Tai in the article thanks to EverydayDrinkers.tv