Malibu is a coconut sweet flavored rum made with the original Caribbean rum. It has an alcohol content of 21%, and till 2017 the brand was owned by Pernod Ricard. It is manufactured by the West Indies Rum Distillery Ltd. and place of origin was in Barbados back in 1982. The Malibu rum portrays the essence and spirit of the Caribbeans. The sweet coconut flavor reminds of the beautiful coconut trees giving shade to the beaches and the tint of almond and mocha like the waves crashing down the beach. That is why it deserves being called the ‘Sunshine in a bottle.’ Let us take a look at the top 10 Malibu cocktails
Malibu Bridgetown Breeze
It is delicious, refreshing and bright like the clear sky with birds flying towards the horizon which never meets and soothing like the summer shade on a scorching day for the bystander. This is the exact feeling when you take a sip of this beautiful pink shade drink.
A perfect fruity mix for the summertime party! Let us take a look at the ingredients and the recipe!
- Malibu original rum (1 part)
- Lychee juice (1 part)
- Guava juice (1 part)
- A slice of lime for topping
Just pour all the ingredients in a chilled glass with ice cubes and stir a little. Garnish with the lime wedge!
Malibu Sea Breeze
This cocktail is a mix of the Malibu rum with a juice cocktail. The Malibu rum provides the sweetness to the mix with a hint of coconut, and the cranberry gives the rest of the taste that is the hard, sour and little bitter taste. Pineapple adds the juicy and tropical sense into the mix!
Let us roll over the Ingredients and recipes now!
- Malibu Original Rum (5 parts)
- Cranberry juice (5 parts)
- Pineapple juice (5 parts)
- A lime wedge
Pour all the ingredients in a chilled glass with crushed ice and stir a little. Garnish with the lime wedge!
Malibu Pina Colada
The most popular summer cocktail and a perfect way to make the most of your evenings with mates! Leaves a very clean and sweet ending and refreshes the mood. A result of the Malibu rum and the magic of the coconut cream with the refreshing tropical flavor of pineapple makes your autumn Sunday worthy!
The process of making the Pina Colada is quite easy, so let’s take a look at the ingredients and the recipe-
- 2 parts of Malibu Original rum
- Pineapple Juice
- 1 part of coconut cream
Fill a shaker with ice cubes and add the Malibu Rum with the coconut cream and then shake it. Strain it into a wine glass filled with crushed ice and the pineapple juice as a topping. Use the pineapple for garnishing and enjoy!
Malibu & Cola
A timeless drink! The sweet Malibu rum topped with the strong fizzy cola. The sturdy carbonated cola provides a stronger bite to the pleasant taste of the rum, and the citric juice of the lime provides the sour tangy garnish to the drink. A perfect refreshing drink to grab in the hot summer days!
Let us look at the ingredients and recipe
- 5 parts of Malibu Rum
- A lime wedge
Pour the original Malibu rum in a glass filled with ice cubes. Top it with the cola and use the lime wedge to garnish.
This is a wonderful mix of the Malibu rum with the fizzy apple juice and the low alcoholic ginger beer! The taste is unique because the sweet flavor is complemented by the bubbliness of the apple juice and the spicy nature of the ginger beer!
The ingredients and the recipe are as follows
- 1 Part Malibu Rum
- 2 parts of fresh apple juice
- Splash of ginger beer
Just add all the ingredients in glass used for shots and enjoy!
Malibu & Lemon Lime Soda
The fresh and citric flavor of the lemon incorporated with some fizziness and the malign sweetness of the Malibu Rum creates one of the best carbonated drinks in the scorching summer!
- 5 parts of the Malibu original rum
- Lemon-lime soda
- A lemon wedge to garnish
Fill a glass with ice cubes and add malibu rum on it. Top it with the lemon lime soda and decorate it with the lemon wedge.
Malibu Limbo Lady
The lychee maintains the distinctive flavor and aroma of the pine added by the gin, the balance of the tart and floral flavor. The syrup enhances the coconut flavor, and the rum increases the overall sweetness. To make it little exciting, add rosewater! Sounds interesting? Tastes better!
- 1 part of Malibu Rum
- Single Serving Gin
- 1 teaspoon rosewater
- One third coconut syrup
- 1 part of lychee juice
Add the juice, syrup, and beverages in a glass filled with ice cubes and shake it. Strain the mix into another glass filled with ice cubes. Add rosewater to bring a subtle rosy taste!
Malibu Gold Cup
When you bite that peach, an instant rush of summer flavor fills your mouth. Same way the puree captures that burst and serves it best with the sweetness of the Malibu Rum. What makes this mix stronger is the scotch whiskey! This drink deserves fewer words and more sipping!
The ingredients needed and the recipe is as follows-
- 1 part of Malibu Rum
- Splash of scotch whiskey
- A part of peach puree
- Orange to garnish
Fill the shaker with ice cubes and add all the ingredients and stir them properly. Strain the mix into a wine glass already filled with crushed ice and garnish it with orange, so the citric juice flows in and makes it more interesting!
Malibu Carribean Jewel
Nothing can beat an original, and this drink is probably the most original tasting of the lot. It brings out the real flavor of sun-kissed beaches of the Caribbean islands. Tropical essence of the pineapple and the sweet, sour taste of the strawberry with the rum bounding and balancing them perfectly brings the feeling of the beach anytime anywhere!
Let us take a look at the ingredients and recipe!
- Single part of Malibu Rum
- 5 parts of Pineapple juice
- A splash of lychee juice
- Half serving of strawberry liqueur
- Strawberry for garnishing
Fill the shaker with ice cubes and add all the ingredients and stir them properly. Strain the mix into a glass already filled with ice cubes and garnish it with strawberry.
The most interesting and the intensely fruity drink in the list is the Malibu sunrise. Summers, pool, mates and the Malibu sunrise is all, most of the folks lure! This cocktail is the real breeze you need on a scorching summer day. The 7up adds the refreshing factor with pineapple and the cranberry adding the tropical and tangy flavor respectively. The Malibu rum does what it stands for, that is adding the sweetness and the mild coconut flavor, and the grenadine drops do rest of the work! Pairs well with barbequed stuff!
Let us roll over the preparation!
- 1 serving of Malibu Rum
- A bottle of 7up
- 5 part of lime juice
Mix all the ingredients in a shaker leaving the grenadine for later. Add a drop of the grenadine in the glass with ice cubes and add the mix! Enjoy!