Summer Cocktail Series: The Piña Colada

PinaColada-Blog-Post

While summer’s almost over, you still have time to soak up some more rays, with drink(s) in hand. So for this week’s cocktail, we went with something truly tropical – a classic Piña Colada. Check out everything you need below to get started on your own today! 

Ingredients (Serves 1)
Recipe from Beachbum Berry’s Potions of the Caribbean by Jeff Berry

  • 2 oz. Spiced Rum
  • 1 oz. Coconut Cream  
  • 1 oz. Heavy Cream
  • 6 oz. Unsweetened Pineapple Juice
  • 4 oz. Crushed Ice
  • 2 Maraschino Cherries for Garnish 
  • Pineapple Wedge for Garnish

Everything You Need

Tools Needed

Preparation Instructions

1. Measure and add your rum, coconut cream, pineapple juice, ice, and heavy cream into a blender, then blend for 15 seconds.

Pina-Colada-Making-and-mixing-step-by-step

2. Pour the mixture into a hurricane glass, and garnish with a pineapple wedge and/or two maraschino cherries, then enjoy!

Finished and Garnished Piña Colad

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Caleb Houseknecht

I’m the Social Media Organizer and Content Writer at KegWorks. When I’m not blogging about beer, cocktails, and spirits, I’m usually reading, watching movies, playing music, or spending time with family.

4 Comments

  • Lance August 21, 2015 @ 11:00am

    Missed 2 out of three on the rum in the picture. That bottle is neither white, or Puerto Rican (gotta double check though).

  • Vic August 21, 2015 @ 11:35am

    Have not tried it yet, buy I will.
    Recipe calls for white rum, but pictures show spiced rum???
    I’ll go with the white rum.

  • Caleb Houseknecht August 21, 2015 @ 11:39am

    Lance and Vic,

    That was an oversight on our part. Thank you for pointing it out! We’ve fixed it now. Cheers!

  • C.T. August 22, 2015 @ 8:20am

    Looks delicious, can wait to try this one!

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