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How To Make A Tropical And Fruity Piña Colada

How To Make A Tropical And Fruity Piña Colada

How To Make A Tropical And Fruity Piña Colada

Piña Colada is a tropical cocktail that evokes images of sandy beaches, swaying palm trees, and sunny getaways. Originating from Puerto Rico, this delightful drink combines the creamy richness of coconut with the tangy sweetness of pineapple, creating a truly irresistible flavor. This recipe will guide you through the process of crafting a perfect Piña Colada, step by step.

In This Recipe

Equipments Needed

  • Blender
  • Collins glass
  • Ice cubes
  • Jigger
  • Cocktail shaker (optional)
  • Pineapple wedge and maraschino cherry (for garnish)


  • 2 oz white Rum
  • 2 oz coconut cream
  • 4 oz pineapple juice
  • 1 cup crushed ice

Step by Step Instructions

  1. Chill your Collins glass in the freezer for a few minutes or fill it with ice to ensure a refreshing, cool drink.
  2. In a blender, add 2 oz of white Rum, 2 oz of coconut cream, 4 oz of pineapple juice, and 1 cup of crushed ice.
  3. Blend the mixture until it reaches a smooth and frothy consistency.
  4. If you prefer a stronger blend, you can also add the ingredients to a cocktail shaker with ice and shake vigorously before straining into the glass.
  5. Once the mixture is blended to your desired consistency, pour it into the chilled Collins glass.
  6. Garnish your Piña Colada with a pineapple wedge and a maraschino cherry, placing them on a cocktail pick or simply resting them on the rim of the glass.
  7. Serve immediately and enjoy the tropical bliss of your homemade Piña Colada.

Serving Amount: One serving.

Preparation Time: Less than 10 minutes.

See Also
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Nutritional Values

  • Calories: 400
  • Carbohydrates: 50g
  • Protein: 1g
  • Fat: 14g
  • Sodium: 10mg
  • Sugar: 43g


With its exotic combination of coconut and pineapple, the Piña Colada is a vacation in a glass. By following these simple steps, you can create a tropical paradise right at home. Sip back, relax, and transport yourself to a sun-soaked beach with every refreshing sip of this classic cocktail. Indulge in the Piña Colada and let its flavors whisk you away to a world of leisure and relaxation. Cheers to paradise in a glass!

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