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Coconut Amaretto Cocktail

Coconut Amaretto Cocktail

Coconut Amaretto Cocktail

I am enjoying the warmer weather lately. When I think of summer, I think of beaches. When I think of beaches, I think of coconut cocktails. This Coconut Amaretto Cocktail is perfect for a summer day (or any day you wished it was summer). Coconut and amaretto with a citrus garnish make this drink so refreshing.

What You Need for a Coconut Amaretto Cocktail

You will have the most luck finding all the ingredients for this coconut amaretto drink recipe at a larger liquor store.

1/2 oz Orgeat syrup
1 T cream of coconut
1 oz Disaronno
1 oz Coconut Rum
Splash of Coconut Water
Ice
Minneola tangelo slice for garnish

Coconut Amaretto Cocktail

What the heck is a Minneola tangelo? Well, it is a citrus fruit that looks like an orange. It is a hybrid fruit that tastes like a tangerine. Can’t find Minneolas in your store? You can easily substitute an orange for the garnish.

Coconut Amaretto Cocktail

How to Make a Coconut Amaretto Cocktail

In a cocktail shaker, add 1/4 cup of ice, Orgreat syrup, cream of coconut, Disaronno, and coconut rum.

Secure the lid of the cocktail shaker and shake vigorously for 30 seconds, strain into a standard rocks glass filled with ice

Top with a splash of coconut water (1 – 2 ounces) and garnish with a fresh slice of Minneola tangelo. Serve.

Coconut Amaretto Cocktail

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Coconut Amaretto Cocktail

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Coconut Amaretto Cocktail

Ingredients

  • 1/2 oz Orgeat syrup
  • 1 T cream of coconut
  • 1 oz Disaronno
  • 1 oz Coconut Rum
  • Splash of Coconut Water
  • Ice
  • Minneola tangelo slice for garnish

Instructions

  • In a cocktail shaker, add 1/4 cup of ice, Orgreat syrup, cream of coconut, Disaronno, and coconut rum.
  • Secure the lid of the cocktail shaker and shake vigorously for 30 seconds, strain into a standard rocks glass filled with ice
  • Top with a splash of coconut water (1 - 2 ounces) and garnish with a fresh slice of Minneola tangelo. Serve.

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Coconut Amaretto Cocktail

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    […] I think of summer drinks, I think of sweet and fruity drinks like this Coconut Amaretto Cocktail. Coconut is for the beaches, but lemon is for the backyard. I can just see myself sitting in the […]

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