Choosing the right mixing technique for making a cocktail is straight forward. In the case of the Daiquiri, it is shaken because it contains the juice of a lime. Charlotte demonstrates how to make a classic daiquiri cocktail as well as how to properly shake a cocktail.
1 1/2 oz rum
1/2 oz fresh lime juice
1/2 oz simple syrup
shake with ice
strain into a chilled cocktail glass
garnish with a lime wedge or wheel