It’s summer time and the sun is blistering hot. You’re out with your friends at the beach enjoying the weather and the cool waters. You get a little thirsty and you tag along with your best buds towards the bar and you order a drink that is perfect for the beach: Tropical Rum Drinks. It’s pretty well known that these rum-ified concoctions are the rage during the summer. They taste unbelievably amazing and they pack a punch if you drink one too many. But what are the best ones out there? Here are some of the best tropical drinks for summer time.
5. Margarita, Mexico
Probably the most famous tropical drink of all time, the margarita is the tropical drink icon. With it’s signature tequila blend, there’s no way for you to escape. You wouldn’t even want to escape. Margarita may sound like a girly drink, but it is anything but. It packs a mean punch if you’re not careful, but it is also the drink that everyone should be drinking when at the beach.
4. Caipirinha, Brazil
Sugarcane juice it is, this mildly difficult to pronounce drink is one drink you definitely want to try at least once in your lifetime. If you’re the type of person to like variety, then this is definitely the product for you. It’s many choices of exotic fruits will keep you occupied for the entire duration of summer.
3. Mai-Tai, Polynesia
This out of this world drink was literally named by what it means. Originating from the Polynesian islands, this mixture of orange curaçao, orgeat syrup, lime, and of course how can we forget, rum will really take you to a new experience even with just one sip.
2. Daiquiri, Cuba
The Caribbean islands are world renowned for their amazing beaches and of course their mind blowing drinks. Whether you mix whatever fruit is available with rum or just a simple recipe for a drink, it still tastes better when you’re at the actual place where it is known for. It is a widely popular drink among tourists because of it’s frozen state.
1. Piña Colada, Puerto Rico
There’s nobody who doesn’t know what a Piña Colada is. It’s so popular that there’s even a song dedicated to it. If you’re talking about the beach in the tropical islands, then of course coconuts and pineapples are the first fruits that pop up in your head. This is just that, except with the enhancement of rum. Now that’s what we call a drink we want to remember the taste of.