National Pina Colada Day is coming up on July 10th, giving you every right to kick your feet up and enjoy the frothy beverage whether you are on the beach, in your backyard, or just hanging with friends. Sailor Jerry Spiced Rum and Monkey Shoulder Scotch Whisky have recipes that will be sure to impress.
From Speyside, Scotland, Monkey Shoulder’s 100% Malt quality is perfect for mixing, and is tailored to shake up any classic cocktail.
Sailor Jerry Spiced Rum is a 92 proof, old-school rum that will give any cocktail a bold flare. Sailor Jerry’s subdued sweetness is bold, and can be featured in the most complex cocktails or just on its own.
Ginger Pina Colada
1 ½ parts Sailor Jerry Spiced Rum
1 part cream of coconut
¼ part pineapple juice
¾ part homemade ginger syrup
Add all ingredients to empty mixing glass and shake. Add ice and shake vigorously. Strain into highball or tiki glass and fill with ice. Garnish with candied ginger.
2 parts Monkey Shoulder
2 parts Coco Lopez
3 parts pineapple juice
¾ part lime juice
(Banana liqueur optional)
3 dashes of Angostura Bitters
Pinch of salt
Garnish with pineapple leaves, and a cherry
Shake and strain into your favorite tiki glass, OR add ice and have a blender do all the work for a “slushie” result.