4 Cocktails With Exotic Fruits
Discover four tantalizing cocktails that feature the finest exotic fruits. From zesty berries to the bittersweet touch of grapefruit, these cocktails are a true taste of paradise.
Berry’s Jar is a vibrant and refreshing cocktail that captures the essence of the autumn months. The combination of sweet seasonal berries, zesty lime, and smooth vodka creates a harmonious symphony of flavors. Plus, the addition of homemade honey water adds a touch of natural sweetness, making it the perfect drink for a sunny day.
A handful of seasonal berries (raspberry, blueberry)
5ml freshly squeezed lime
10ml homemade honey water
45 ml vodka
Begin by muddling the seasonal berries in a cocktail shaker.
Add freshly squeezed lime juice, homemade honey water, and vodka.
Toss in some ice cubes to chill the concoction.
Shake it vigorously to ensure all the ingredients blend harmoniously.
Strain the mixture into a glass and top it up with soda for a fizzy twist.
Garnish with a skewer of fresh berries for a visually appealing touch.
Tropical Sangria is a delightful fusion of wine and tropical fruits, creating a symphony of flavors that transport you to a sun-soaked paradise. Sip on this refreshing concoction made specially with Sauvignon Blanc with friends and loved ones, and let the tropical vibes take you on a mini vacation, one glass at a time.
1 bottle of Sauvignon Blanc (750 ml)
1/2 cup guava juice
1/4 cup orange juice
1 cup pineapple, cut into 1″ wedges.
Blood orange slices
Combine all ingredients in a large carafe and seal tightly.
Refrigerate for at least 2 hours and up to 24 hours.
Fill glasses with crushed ice and garnish with fresh blood orange, pineapple, and mango.
Viva La Vida
This is a sophisticated cocktail for those who appreciate the bold flavors of a classic Negroni with a twist of exotic freshness.
30 ml Gin
30 ml Red Vermouth
30 ml bitters
Drops of pink grapefruit
In a mixing glass, combine Ginarte, Red Vermouth, and Bitters.
Add a few drops of pink grapefruit to the mix.
Stir the ingredients gently for a few seconds until well combined.
Pour the mixture into a low tumbler.
Dragon Fruit Smash
This is a cocktail that embodies the spirit of tropical paradise with the exotic allure of dragon fruit. It’s the perfect cocktail to sip on a sunny day, by the beach, or any time you want to bring a touch of the tropics to your glass.
1/4 cup tequila
1 dragon fruit, quartered
2 mint leaves
1 basil leaf
1/4 cup fresh lemon juice
1/4 cup basil syrup
In a mixing glass, muddle mint, basil, and dragon fruit with lemon juice.
Add remaining ingredients, ice, and shake.
Pour into a rock glass.
Garnish with a sprig of mint and a slice of dragon fruit. (IANS)