No need to sip on a cocktail with an umbrella in it, you can look off the deck of your yacht and see – you’re already in paradise. Whether you like fruity or light, these are the only cocktails you need to make your time out on the water a true BVI getaway.
Whatever your pleasure may be, there’s no doubt that this anything but medicinal-tasting cocktail will set the mood. Let this BVI original take the pain away.
- 2 oz Pusser’s dark rum
- 1 oz cream of coconut
- 4 oz pineapple juice
- 1 oz orange juice
Directions: Shake or stir all ingredients. Pour over ice in a tall glass. Sprinkle nutmeg on top and serve.
If you’re intimidated by this drink, well, good. Legend says this oddly-named drink has left many begging for their “mother.” We say that it’s perfect, though, when you’re just looking to sit back, relax, and get the job done.
- 1 oz Vodka
- 1 oz Gin
- 1 oz Sour mix
- 1 oz Grenadine
- Beer, To Taste
Directions: Mix all but beer together. Pour about 1/2 into a glass, over ice, then top with beer to personal taste.
Ah, yes. This old classic really keeps to its namesake and is known for it’s easy to make/easy to drink ratio.
- Splash of lemon juice
- 2 Cups Cruzan light rum
- 2 liters ginger ale
- 1 qt. fruit punch
- 1 qt. orange juice or pineapple juice
- Ice cubes
Directions: Pour all ingredients into a punch bowl. Stir really well. Serve over one ice cube in each glass.