Captain's Colada

Captain's Colada recipe

Captain's Colada Ingredients

Captain's Colada Instructions

The Captain's Colada is a tropical cocktail that will transport you to a sunny beach with every sip. Made with a blend of rum, pineapple juice, and coconut cream, this drink is smooth, creamy, and packed with flavor. Whether you're relaxing by the pool or hosting a summer party, the Captain's Colada is the perfect drink to cool off and indulge in.

To make the Captain's Colada, start by gathering all the necessary ingredients. Fill a cocktail shaker with ice and add 2 ounces of rum, 4 ounces of pineapple juice, and 2 ounces of coconut cream. Shake the mixture vigorously for about 15 seconds to combine all the flavors. Next, strain the mixture into a chilled glass filled with ice cubes. Garnish with a slice of pineapple or a cherry, if desired. The Captain's Colada is now ready to be enjoyed! This tropical cocktail is a crowd-pleaser and pairs well with a wide variety of dishes. Its creamy texture and fruity flavors make it the perfect companion for spicy or savory foods, as it helps to balance out the flavors and provide a refreshing contrast. So, the next time you're in need of a vacation, just whip up a Captain's Colada and let the flavors take you away to a sunny beach paradise. Cheers!

Best served in a Beer Mug.

Captain's Colada Drink Recipe: A Taste of the Tropics

Looking for a refreshing and tropical drink to enjoy on a hot summer day? Look no further than the Captain's Colada. This delicious cocktail is a twist on the classic piña colada, with an added kick of rum that will transport you straight to the beach.

Origins of the Captain's Colada

The origins of the Captain's Colada are somewhat murky, but it is believed to have been created as a variation of the traditional piña colada. The addition of spiced rum gives this drink a unique flavor profile that sets it apart from its more well-known cousin.


  • 1 ½ oz spiced rum (such as Captain Morgan)

  • 3 oz pineapple juice

  • 1 oz coconut cream

  • Pineapple wedge and cherry for garnish


  1. In a blender, combine spiced rum, pineapple juice, and coconut cream.

  2. Add ice and blend until smooth.

  3. Pour into a chilled glass.
  4. Garnish with a pineapple wedge and cherry.
    Enjoy your tropical escape with this delicious Captain's Colada!

This easy-to-make cocktail is perfect for sipping by the pool or enjoying at your next backyard barbecue. So grab your ingredients and get ready to be transported to an island paradise with every sip of this delightful drink!

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