At Intracoastal Mile Marker #39, North Longboat Key’s Mar Vista Dockside Restaurant beckons anchored boaters to nosh on bacon-wrapped scallops and Florida smoked fish dip. Always the complement: The sugary, tropical LBK Rum Runner.
1½ ounces Bacardi Select rum
¾ ounces blackberry liqueur
¾ ounces banana liqueur
Splash of tropical fruit juices (pineapple, orange or grapefruit)
Combine ingredients in a shaker with ice. Pour into a plastic cup over ice. Garnish with a speared orange slice and maraschino cherry.
Mar Vista Dockside Restaurant is at 760 Broadway St., Longboat Key. 383-2391; groupersandwich.com.