4 Frozen Drinks Inspired by Tropical Destinations
Need to get away? Look no further than your Frozen Concoction Maker®. You can create a dazzling variety of frozen drinks that can transport you to far-away locales in an instant: a cabana on a white-sand beach, a tiki bar at sunset, a shady spot under a palm tree right next to turquoise waters.
With the Margaritaville® Bahamas™ Frozen Concoction Maker®, an island escape is always within reach. It also comes with a handy Travel Bag, so when adventure does end up calling, you can grab your frozen concoction essentials to go.
Don't wait until you have tickets in hand - get away to paradise right now by making these four frozen drinks inspired by tropical destinations:
1. Frozen Jamaican Rum Punch
Jamaica epitomizes the island lifestyle, with a laid-back spirit and a focus on easy, worry-free living. A frozen drink inspired by this Caribbean nation will whisk you away to crystal clear waters, breathtaking views and miles of sun-soaked beaches. This recipe is inspired by the traditional flavors of some of Jamaica's most popular drinks. Rum plays a starring role, of course, since Jamaica is home to the world's second-oldest distillery of the good stuff.
- 3 ounces rum
- 3 ounces orange juice
- 3 ounces pineapple juice
- 3 ounces lime juice
- Pineapple wedges for garnish
Add ice to the reservoir and remaining ingredients to your Frozen Concoction Maker®. Hit the switch to shave ice and mix your frozen drink. Pour into glasses and garnish with pineapple wedges.
2. Frozen St. Tropez Rose Pastis
St. Tropez, situated in the French Riviera on the Cote d'Azur, is a go-to destination for glamorous screen sirens, socialites and millionaires. Escape to this breathtakingly beautiful locale any time by making this sophisticated frozen drink in your Frozen Concoction Maker®. The recipe incorporates pastis, long the drink of choice in St. Tropez, but you can substitute any anise-flavored liqueur or spirit. Rose liqueur adds a delicate touch to the frozen drink, and recalls the ornate gardens of St. Tropez's elegant villas.
- 2 ounces pastis or other anise-flavored spirit
- 1 ounce rose liqueur
- 1/2 cup strawberries
Add ice to the reservoir and remaining ingredients to your Frozen Concoction Maker®. Hit the switch to mix the frozen drink to the perfect consistency. Pour into glasses and enjoy anytime you need to unwind in style.
3. Frozen Hawaii Passion Fruit Cooler
Say "aloha" to this sweet frozen drink that incorporates the refreshing flavor of passion fruit, which grows across Hawaii and is called "liliko'i." Coconut and pineapple rounds out the island flavors for a tropical getaway in a glass.
- 3 ounces vodka
- 2 ounces passion fruit liqueur
- 1 ounce pineapple juice
- 1 ounce coconut milk
- 2 teaspoons sugar
Add ice to the reservoir and remaining ingredients to your Frozen Concoction Maker®. Hit the switch to mix the drink. Pour into glasses and garnish with mini paper umbrellas.
4. Frozen Tahiti Vanilla Dream
Rum is the base of this delicious drink, which incorporates island fruit flavors and sweet vanilla, in honor of the several types of vanilla grown across Tahiti. With one sip, you'll forget about meetings, deadlines and other duties - and have only beautiful Polynesian vistas on your mind.
- 3 ounces rum
- 2 ounces pineapple juice
- 2 ounces orange juice
- 1 ounce vanilla extract
- 1 ounce coconut milk
- Whipped cream
Add ice to the reservoir and remaining ingredients to your Frozen Concoction Maker®. Hit the switch to shave the ice and mix the drink. Pour into glasses and top with an indulgent swirl of whipped cream. Enjoy anytime you wish you would be in a cabana, and not a cubicle!