Pina Colada – a classic and popular cocktail

Pina Colada (Piňa Colada – also spelled together: pinacolada) is a very popular holiday drink. Its name comes from the Spanish: pina – pineapple, colada – strained, and it owes much of its popularity to a 1979 song “Escape” (also known as “The Pina Colada Song”), which was sang by Rupert Holmes.
The recipe for this drink is simple and can be found on the official list of cocktails of the International Bartenders AssociationIBA in short.
For the preparation you need sine white rum, coconut milk and pineapple juice. This cocktail should be served in a cocktail glass Poco Grande, with a straw and a piece of pineapple.

Barbados Sunrise – impressive, layered drink

Barbados Sunrise is a multicolor drink composed of several layers. It will impress us by his great looks and will remind us of holidays spent in warm countries. Contrary to what you may think, the preparation of this cocktail is not difficult and complex, so everyone can enjoy this exotic drink at home every day.
The ingredients which arrange in lovely layers and which are necessary for the preparation of Barbados Sunrise are: white rum, blue curacao liqueur, grenadine and orange juice. You will also need a high glass (the best type is Collins-type glass) and ice cubes. Drink can also by garnished with a piece of orange.

Blue Hawaii – tropical drink recipe

Blue Hawaii is an excellent drink that will put you in a holiday mood. All thanks to the Hurricane-type glass, in which it is best to serve this cocktail, decoration in the form of a piece of pineapple (it is also worth adding a colourful umbrella), blue colour and tropical flavour.
Blue Hawaii was invented in 1957 by the bartender Harry Yee in Waikiki, Hawaii.
To prepare the cocktail the following are needed: white rum, blue curacao liqueur, pineapple juice, coconut milk (originally Sweet and Sour was used) and ice.

Mojito – recipe for the popular cocktail

Mojito is one of the most popular cocktails in the world and one of my favorites. Originally from Cuba and made ​​is based on white rum. Thanks to the large amount of mint and crushed ice it is a refreshing cocktail with a sweet-sour-mint flavor. How to make Mojito drink? There are a few recipes for it. One of them, you can find at the IBA Official Cocktails. Below one of them.

Strawberries with rum

Strawberries with rum I learned to prepare a year ago. Unfortunately, I do not remember this cocktails name. However, I know its composition and method of preparation :) season for strawberries is in full, so can not miss this recipe on this website. Cocktail is preparing quickly and easily in a blender. With the addition of sugar and a bit of grenadine it is a very sweet drink. A large ice content makes it tastes great on hot days.

Cuba Libre recipe – classic cocktail

Cuba Libre in Spanish means free Cuba. Drink was founded around 1900 in Havana, Cuba, during the Spanish-American War and is today one of the most famous cocktails in the world. Recipe for a drink Cuba Libre is very simple and you can find it on the official list of cocktails IBA (International Bartenders Association). It consists of white rum, cola and lime juice.