10 Easy Pineapple Cocktails

 
19-Jan-2012 by

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Pineapple is one of the exotic fruits that render a distinct flavor and appeal to the drinks. The pineapple cocktails outlined in this write-up are sure to uplift your party spirits along with taking you on a trip down a beautiful island,. Below you will find some enticing drinks that uses pineapple in one form or the another…

 

 

The Tropical Flavors With Pineapple Cocktails

 

1. Cactus Cooler

 

The combination of tequila and pineapple juice yields a classic drink! A tipsy drink, words fall short to describe its feel! While the grapefruit juice and lime juice ensure that the tanginess is perfect, triple sec gives an added kick.

 

2. Pina Martinique

 

White rum, Cointreau, coconut cream, strawberry, and pineapple pieces – the payoff is an enticing drink that is immensely alluring!

 

3. Tropical Breeze Cocktail

 

Feel the wonderful tropical breeze sweeping you away as you sip this drink knocking down your senses! Blend pineapple juice and light rum (1 oz and 3 oz respectively) with about 1 tablespoon lemon juice and ice to a smooth mixture. Crush one mint sprig with 1 tablespoon superfine sugar. Mix the sugar, after discarding the mint, with the pineapple juice mixture. Strain into a cocktail glass and serve garnished with a pineapple slice.

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4. Pina Colada

 

A classic pineapple cocktail recipe, it is perhaps the tastiest among alcoholic drinks as well! It just tastes fabulous!

 

5. Sage Pineapple Peppercorn Cocktail

 

Give the pineapple drink a herbal and spicy touch by adding sage and peppercorn. The whiskey gives it an intoxicating touch! The fusion of whiskey and pineapple juice renders a wonderfully light peach hue to the drink, making it even more attractive.

 

6. La Vie En Rose

 

In a cocktail shaker, shake pineapple juice, raspberry liqueur, and white rum in the proportion 6:1:2 along with ice! Strain into chilled cocktail glasses, garnish with fresh raspberries, and serve immediately.

 

7. Long John Silver Cocktail

 

Captain Morgan Spiced Rum with coconut rum, raspberry liqueur and vanilla vodka plus oodles of pineapple juice and cranberry! The mix is as enchanting as the story of Treasure Island!

 

8. The Axe Murderer Cocktail

 

A cocktail that has lower rum contents, it is slightly sweeter than other pineapple drinks. Loaded with a lot of unique alcohols, this drink is ideal for holiday festivities.

 

9. The Decade Cocktail

 

With the almond-like oak hints of amaretto and the smoothness of pineapple, this drink is the ideal start for a great year. The flavor and texture of this drink is something worth experimenting!

 

10. Gin and Pineapple Cocktail

 

In a chilled hi-ball glass, add canned pineapple juice and gin in the ration 2:3. Gently stir the mixture and serve chilled, garnished with a maraschino cherry.

 

You need not wait for a party or any festive occasions to try these tipsy pineapple cocktails. So, try these and enjoy!

 

 

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Comments

Anonymous

Anonymous says :

A tropical treat..delicious write up!
Posted on: 19 January 2012 - 11:56am
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antioxidants says :

If you love ripe pineapples, then these drinks are for you! Rich, elegant, royal!
Posted on: 20 January 2012 - 5:31am
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