Tropical Mixed Drinks
Tropical Thunder 4 oz. Banana Schnapps 4 oz. Island Punch Pucker (Dekuyper) 4 oz. Rum (any flavor) 4 oz. Pineapple Juice 2 oz. Pina Colada Mix 4 tbsp. Coco Lopez (cream of coconut) 1 heaping tbsp. of Cool Whip 1 Banana Ready Whipped Cream Cherries for garnish Ice (makes 3 or 4 drinks)
www.facebook.com/... need to ruin this week’s workouts and healthy eating with cocktails! Here’s a “Fabulous” version of a tropical drink: 7 oz pineapple flavored coconut water 1-2 tablespoons (to taste) coconut milk (If you’re watching calories you can use lite coconut milk) 1-2 pineapple rings 1 oz of your favorite vodka/rum (We used pineapple vodka). Ice Mix in blender enjoy!!
Acapulco Gold This non-alcoholic beverage is tasty and slightly exotic, but not overpowering. You'll need six parts pineapple juice and one part grapefruit juice; these can be mixed together beforehand. Next, add two parts coconut cream and two parts fresh cream. Stir these into the mixture slowly. This drink is finished with a large scoop of crushed ice
Summer Drink Recipes ~ One of the keys to a good summer party is keeping the glasses full! So try these summer drink recipes—including mixed drinks, tropical alcoholic drinks, ice tea, lemonade, fruit sangria recipes and more—for beverages your guests will love. Click for all the recipes!
Tortuga Gorda Cocktail This fruity tropical island drink packs quite a punch with 4 types of liquor. 1 oz. Cruzan 151 rum 1 oz. pineapple rum 1 oz. blue Curaçao 1 oz. melon liqueur 1 oz. each of pineapple juice and orange juice 1 oz. Sprite 1. Mix in a big glass with ice. Stir, then garnish with an orange and a cherry.
Tropical drink recipes: Lava flow - kind of like a strawberry daiquiri and pina colada mixed together!
Midori Green Hornet 1/2 ounce Midori melon liqueur 1/2 ounce peach schnapps 1/2 ounce blue curacao 1 1/2 ounces prepared sweet-and-sour mix 1 1/2 pineapple juice This is a really good tropical drink. Not to mention pretty to look at.
Tropical Champagne Cocktails Ingredients 2 cups orange juice 2 cups tropical fruit punch (I used tropical V8 Splash) 1 cup peach schnapps 1 bottle champagne, chilled Instructions In a large pitcher, mix OJ with punch and schnapps. Refrigerate until ready to serve. When ready to drink, add champagne to pitcher and serve! ENJOY!
Pink Flamingo Cocktail Makes: 1 drink Ingredients: 2 oz. Banks 5 Island Rum (or other tropical rum) .75 oz fresh lime juice 3 oz. grapefruit soda Directions: Combine .75 oz. fresh lime juice with 2oz. Banks 5 Island Rum in a mixing glass; add ice and shake it like you mean it. Strain into a rocks glass filled with ice and top with 3 oz. grapefruit soda. Garnish with a lime wheel and enjoy.
ChiChi (1/4 cup vodka Mandrin Flavored 2 tablespoons cream of coconut 2 tablespooon pineapple juice 2 tablespoons sweet-and-sour drink mix 2 tablespoons half-and-half 1 tablespoon lime juice Crushed ice Pineapple wedges Maraschino cherries)
Pool Party Drink - Mix 1oz light rum, 2oz pineapple juice, 1oz Blue Curacao liquor and 1oz coconut cream, and serve your creations in clear goblets to let their cerulean blue color shine. Garnish with pineapple slices and Tropical Fruit Picks for a fun island touch.
134 calorie mango margarita: 1/2 cup Diet V8 Splash in Tropical Blend 1/4 cup frozen unsweetened mango chunks 1 shot (1 1/2 oz.) blanco or silver tequila (the clear kind) 1/4 tsp. Crystal Light Lemonade powdered drink mix (1/4th of an On The Go packet or 1/16th of a tub) 1 cup crushed ice OR 5 - 8 ice cubes
4 Tropical Cocktail Recipes You don't have to fly off to an island in the Caribbean to feel transported. Just mix up one of these tantalizing drinks, and bring a little tropical paradise to your next cocktail hour.
Cayman Sunset 3/4 oz. amber rum 3/4 oz. dark rum 3/4 oz.banana liqueuer 1/1/2 oz. pineapple juice 1 1/2 oz. orange juice 1/2 oz. piña colada mix Myer's Rum floater 1. Mix first 6 ingredients in a blender with ice. Pour in tall glass. Add a Myer's Rum floater
Biras Creek Colada - BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS - *1 frozen banana *4-5 frozen strawberries *3 oz. piña colada mix 2 oz. *Cruzan aged rum *Sprinkle of fresh nutmeg *In a blender add all the ingredients except the nutmeg. Blend until smooth, pour into a tall cocktail glass and sprinkle with nutmeg