Recipe: The ‘Painkiller Cocktail’, Necker Island

The British Virgin Islands is the birthplace of the famous Painkiller cocktail which dates back to the 1970s. Daphne Henderson of the famous Soggy Dollar bar created this island concoction which to this day is still famous throughout the British Virgin Islands, so we share the recipe with you today.


50ml Mount Gay

50ml Pineapple Juice

50ml Orange Juice

35ml Coco Lopez

10ml Pussers rum


Fill cocktail shaker with ice, add all ingredients. Shake and strain over fresh ice in a tall glass. Garnish with grated nutmeg and an orange slice.