Summer Sunset Cocktail

Summer sunset cocktail because there is nothing quite like a beautiful summer sky during sunset!

Summer Sunset Cocktail

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This drink just tastes like a beach vacation to me. The coconut and pineapple flavors together have a way of bringing me back to relaxing on vacation looking up at the beautiful summer sunset. Plus, rum reminds me of a tropical vacation. (or a pirate I guess) And its beautiful pink color looks just like the most spactular summer sunset.

This concoction mixes all the deliciously tropical flavors together to create that relaxing feeling in a glass!

Learn how to make this beautiful and delicious summer sunset cocktail and kick back and relax like you’re on vacation at the beach!

Summer Sunset Cocktail Ingredients

Malibu Rum

Pineapple Juice

Grapefruit Juice

Lemon Juice

Lemon rind for garnish (optional)

Black pokadot straw (optional but so fun!) I used these.

High Ball Glasses

Summer Sunset Cocktail Recipe

About the Ingredients

Malibu Rum is a Caribean rum with a sweet coconut flavoring; giving a tropical flavor

Pineapple Juice adds to the tropical flavors and is bright yellow in color!

Grapefruit juice is of course a citrus fruit that provides a mildly sweet flavor with a pink tint; just like a breath taking summer sunset

Lemon Juice adds a touch of citrus and lightens up some of the harsher alcohol tastes. Plus the Lemon Rind adds the finishing touch of yellow to the summer sky at sunset

Summer Sunset Cocktail Recipe (2 drinks)

1)Add ice to High Ball Glass

2)Add 2 oz Malibu Rum, 2 oz Pineapple Juce, 4 oz Grapefruit Juice and 1 oz Lemon Juice

3)Stir until well mixed.

4)Add a Lemon Rind Ring to the top of the glass for garnish.

Garnish Tips

To create a Lemon Rind Ring, cut a Lemon round from a whole lemon. Carefully cut a slit in the round and the inside fleshy fruit away from the rind. Wrap the rind aound your finger or a swizzle stick and hold for a few seconds. The rind will hold the same of what you wrap it around.

Enjoy Responsibly!

Summer sunset Cocktail

Do you enjoy sipping on a delicious adult drink while reminesing about summer nights? So do we! Be sure to check out some of our favorite summer drinks like this Sweet Summer Time Cocktail, this Amazing Banana Daiquiri, or this Easy Cherry Limeade Cocktail

What is your favorite summer vacation cocktail?

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