The leis. The grass skirts. The coconut bras. The tiki torches. And of course, let’s not forget the tiny cocktail umbrellas
Though the decorations are probably a close second. The best part of any tiki party are the fruity, tropical drinks. There were so many, it was hard to decide which ones to feature. But we persevered and narrowed it down to our top 5 cocktails. Check ’em out:
1) Mai Tai: The ultimate tiki drink.
What You’ll Need: dark and light rums, lime juice, orange curaçao, orange syrup and simple syrup.
2) Zombie: One of the most complex tiki recipes out there.
What You’ll Need: light and dark rums, orange curaçao, lemon juice, lime juice, orange juice, passion fruit puree or syrup, grenadine and bitters.
4) Rum Runner: Many ways to make, but delicious no matter what.
What You’ll Need: light and dark rums, banana liqueur, blackberry liqueur, orange juice, pineapple juice and grenadine.
5) Bahama Mama: Bring on that coffee.
What You’ll Need: dark and 151-proof rums, coffee liqueur, coconut liqueur, lemon juice and pineapple juice.
These drinks are sure to make your party a real-lei good time. Go coco-nuts!