Beach Drinks

5 Drinks that will bring the Tropics to you

Whether you don’t have time to go to the beach or just want the feeling of a tropical vacation without all the costs these drinks can take you to paradise with a quick pour and a splash!

1. Pina Colada

  • 1-1 1/2 cup ice
  • 2 oz pineapple juice
  • 2 oz coconut cream
  • 1 1/2 oz white rum
  • 1 ounce dark rum

2. Strawberry Daiquiri

  • 5 large strawberries
  • 2 ounces white rum
  • 2 teaspoons sugar
  • 1/2 ounce freshly squeezed, strained lime juice
  • Ice (for blending)

    3. Tequila Sunrise

  • 1 1/2 ounces tequila
  • 3/4 cup orange juice
  • 3/4 ounce grenadine syrup
  • Orange slice, for garnish
  • High-quality maraschino cherry, such as Luxardo, for garnish
  • Serve on ice

4. Mai Tai

  • 1 oz (2 tablespoons) dark rum
  • 1 oz (2 tablespoons) amber rum
  • 2 tablespoons fresh orange juice
  • 1/2 oz (1 tablespoon) Cointreau or triple sec
  • 1 tablespoon fresh lime juice
  • 1 teaspoon orgeat syrup* or 1 drop pure almond extract
  • 1 teaspoon superfine granulated sugar
  • Dash of grenadine
  • Garnish: an orange slice
  • Serve over ice

5. Long Island Iced Tea

  • 1/2 ounce triple sec
  • 1/2 ounce light rum
  • 1/2 ounce gin
  • 1/2 ounce vodka
  • 1/2 ounce tequila
  • 1-ounce sour mix
  • Cola
  • Lemon wedge for garnish

 

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