A Hemingway Special is an all day cocktail based on the Floridita Daiquiri. It is made with rum, lime juice, maraschino liqueur, and grapefruit juice and served in a double cocktail glass. The popular classic cocktail is named after the writer Ernest Hemingway (1899-1961), whose novels propelled him to worldwide fame.
Gather the ingredients.
n a cocktail shaker filled with ice, pour the rum, maraschino liqueur, and grapefruit and lime juices.
Add the simple syrup if desired and shake.
Strain into a chilled cocktail glass.
Garnish with a lime wheel.