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Tropical Drink Recipes


Aruba Ariba

Aruba Ariba

1/2 oz vodka
1/2 oz 151 rum (better if using Ron Rico from Aruba)
1/8 oz Coecoei
1/8 oz Creme de Banana
1/2 cup orange juice
1/2 cup cranberry juice
1/2 cup pineapple juice OR your favorite "punch drink"
Splash of Grenadine
Do not shake, just stir lightly. Top with a "flag" toothpick and a cherry and orange. Top with Grand Marnier.

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Attlee Mudslide
Attlee Mudslide

11⁄4 oz. Absolut vodka
11⁄4 oz. Kahlua
11⁄4 oz. Bailey's Irish Cream
Blend with 14 ounces of crushed ice, then sprinkle with cinnamon and garnish with a cherry. For a finishing touch, serve with a Kahlua-filled straw.


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Bahama Mama
Bahama Mama

Fill a Collins glass with crushed ice.
Combine the following in a shaker with ice.
1/2 oz. Light Rum
1/2 oz. Gold Rum
1/2 oz. Dark Rum
1/2 oz. Coconut Liqueur(Malibu is good)
Mix well and strain into the glass.
Fill 1/2 with orange juice & 1/2 with pineapple juice
Top with a splash of grenadine
Garnish with a Cherry, Pineapple Wedge & Paper Umbrella

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Bamboo Rum Teaser
Bamboo Rum Teaser

1 oz. Myers's rum
1 oz. Kahlua
3 oz. pineapple juice
1 oz. guava juice
squeeze of fresh lime
Shake with ice, then add a bit more Myers's as a floater and sprinkle with nutmeg.

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Bushwacker
Bushwacker

In a blender over ice mix
1-1/2 oz. Bailey's Irish Cream
1 oz. Kahlua
1 oz. Amaretto
1-1/2 oz. Vodka
1 oz. Coconut Rum
Blend until thick and smooth. Garnish with whipped cream, grated nutmeg and a cherry.

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Cobblers Cooler
Cobblers Cooler

2 1⁄2 oz. white rum
1 oz. vodka
Dash Grand Marnier
Top up with orange juice, then blend with a whole banana and cracked ice. Serve in a Zombie glass with a straw, a dash of Angostura Bitters and nutmeg. Present with an orange slice and flowers.

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Grand Marnierita
Grand Marnierita

1 oz. guava juice
1 oz. pineapple juice
1 oz. orange juice
3 oz. Bacardi 151
Shake ingredients and serve over ice. Top with parcha (passion-fruit) juice and garnish with a cherry.

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Gwen's Reggae Colada
Gwens Reggae Colada

1 oz. rum
1 oz. Cointreau
1 oz. pineapple juice
Pinch of nutmeg
Serve on the rocks or blend with ice.

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Karel's Special
Karel's Special

2 oz. Malibu Rum
1 oz. coconut crème
1 oz. pineapple juice
Splash of vodka
Combine over ice and shake.

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La Buena Vida
La Buena Vida

3/4 oz. Bailey's
3/4 oz. Kahlua
3/4 oz. White rum
3/4 oz. Grand Marnier
1.5 oz. Cream of coconut
1.5 oz. Condensed milk
Blenderize it with ice, amigo, and pour the frozen delight into a tall glass.

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Love Boat
Love Boat

1 1/2 oz. White Rum
1/2 oz. Banana Liqueur
1/4 oz. Triple Sec
3 oz. Orange Juice
3 oz. Pineapple Juice
Splash of Greandine
Mix ingredients in a big glass with plenty of ice, and stir or shake

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Malibu Boatyard
Malibu Boatyard

1.5 oz. Malibu
3/4 oz. Blue Curacao
3/4 oz. Crisma (or Baileys)
.5 oz. Amaretto
1.5 scoops vanilla ice cream
Blend and Garnish with a cherry

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Marina Sunrise
Marina Sunrise

1 oz. Orange Cello liqueur
1 oz. Bacardi O
1/2 oz. Triple Sec
3 oz. Orange Juice
1 oz. Pineapple Juice
Dash of Lemon Juice
Shake and serve over ice in a hurricane glass; garnish with an orange slice and a cherry.

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Monkey La La
Monkey La La Drink

1oz. Vodka
1oz. Kahlua
2 oz. cream of coconut
1 scoop of vanilla ice cream (or 4 oz. milk plus cup of ice)
Blend until milk shaky

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Pirates Punch
Pirates Punch

3/4 oz. vodka
3/4 oz. Appleton rum
2 oz. orange juice
2 oz. pineapple juice
squeeze of lime
sugar to taste
Mix together and garnish with orange wedge and cherry.

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Point of No Return
Point of No Return

Fill glass 3/4 with ice
1/2 shot Nassau Royale
1 shot Mango rum
1/2 shot Bacardi White Rum
Equal parts of OJ and guava juice to fill whatever space is left in the glass.
Shake, drink and "shake ya badi."

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Reef Rocket
Reef Rocket

1 1⁄2 oz. white rum
1 1⁄2 oz. lemon rum
1⁄2 oz. grenadine
1⁄2 oz. lime juice
1 Strawberry
Blend with ice until thick, then garnish with a slice of lime and a cherry.

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Rum Punch
Rum Punch

1 1/2 oz. dark rum
1/4 oz. lime juice
2 oz. orange juice
2 oz. pineapple juice
dash of bitters
Add grenadine for color and sprinkle with nutmeg.

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Rum Punch #2
Rum Punch

3 oz. dark rum
1 oz. orange juice
1 oz. pineapple juice
1/2 oz.grapefruit juice
1 oz. guava juice
Splash of Cointreau
Dash of Angostura bitters
Mix with ice and top with grated nutmeg.Shake with ice, then add a bit more Myers's as a floater and sprinkle with nutmeg

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Tropical Itch
Tropical Itch

1oz. Vodka
1oz. Light Rum
1/2 oz. Orange Curacao or Grand Marnier
3 - 4 oz. Passion Fruit Juice
Combine in a shaker with a cup of ice. Pour, with ice into a double old fashion or Collins glass. Top with additional passion fruit juice if needed.

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Turtle Colada
Turtle Colada

2 oz. passion fruit syrup
1 oz. colada mix (pineapple juice, coconut milk, coconut cream)
2 oz. dark rum
Add ice and blend well.

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White Bay Bushwacker
White Bay Bushwacker

1/2 oz. dark rum
1/2 oz. vanilla rum
1/2 oz. vodka
1 oz. Kahlua
1 1/2 oz. Baileys
3/4 oz. Amaretto
1 oz. Coco Lopez
Combine and blend with ice.

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