5 Refreshing Cream Of Coconut Drink Recipes

Shake, stir, and sip your way to a blissful state of mind with these delightful Cream of coconut concoctions that will transport you to white sandy beaches and azure waters.

5 Refreshing Cream Of Coconut Drink Recipes

Cream of coconut is a velvety ingredient that brings a touch of the tropics to any beverage. Whether you're in the mood, for cocktails or indulgent mocktails we've got you covered with an array of recipes that will transport your taste buds to sandy beaches and swaying palm trees.
Without ado lets dive into these enticing recipes!

1. Coconut Piña Colada

Coconut Piña Colada
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Lets kick things off with the tropical treat known as the Piña Colada! This smooth and creamy blend brings together the deliciousness of coconut cream, pineapple juice and a splash of rum creating a flavor that instantly transports you to paradise.


  • Cream of coconut
  • Pineapple juice
  • White rum
  • Ice cubes
  • Pineapple wedge and maraschino cherry for garnish


  1. In a blender, combine the 2 oz Cream of coconut, 4 oz pineapple juice, 2 oz rum, and a handful of ice cubes.
  2. Blend until smooth and frothy.
  3. Pour into a tall glass and garnish with a pineapple wedge and maraschino cherry. Sip and enjoy.

2. Coconut Mango Smoothie

Coconut Mango Smoothie
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Escape to an oasis, with the Coconut Mango Smoothie. Packed with the lively tastes of mango this smoothie is an invigorating indulgence.


  • Cream of coconut
  • 1 ripe mango, peeled and diced
  • ½ cup of coconut water
  • ½ cup of orange juice
  • 1 tablespoon of honey (optional, for added sweetness)
  • Ice cubes


  1. In a blender, combine 2 oz Cream of coconut, diced mango, coconut water, orange juice, and honey (if desired).
  2. Add ice cubes and blend until smooth and creamy.
  3. Sip and enjoy.

3. Coconut Berry Mocktail

Coconut Berry Mocktail
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This vibrant and refreshing Coconut Berry Mocktail is bursting with the goodness of mixed berries. It's a delightful drink that everyone can enjoy, even without the alcohol.


  • Cream of coconut
  • ½ cup of mixed berries (strawberries, blueberries, raspberries)
  • 1 tablespoon of lime juice
  • Club soda
  • Fresh mint leaves for garnish
  • Crushed ice


  1. In a glass, muddle the mixed berries with lime juice.
  2. Add 2 oz Cream of coconut and stir well.
  3. Fill the glass with crushed ice and top it off with club soda.
  4. Stir gently to combine all the flavors.
  5. Garnish with fresh mint leaves and a slice of lime. Sip and enjoy.

4. Coconut Mojito Mocktail

Coconut Mojito Mocktail
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If you're looking for a alcoholic drink the Coconut Mojito Mocktail is an excellent option. With lime and invigorating mint this beverage will give you the sensation of savoring a sip of sunshine.


  • Cream of coconut
  • 1 lime, juiced
  • Fresh mint leaves
  • Club soda
  • Crushed ice
  • Lime wedges and mint sprigs for garnish


  1. In a glass, muddle 6-8 mint leaves with the lime juice.
  2. Add 2 oz Cream of coconut and stir well.
  3. Fill the glass with crushed ice and top it off with club soda.
  4. Give it a gentle stir, garnish with lime wedges and mint sprigs. Sip and enjoy.

5. Coconut Espresso Martini

Coconut Espresso Martini
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Indulge, in the blend of coffees richness and the creamy goodness of coconut, with this Coconut Espresso Martini. Whether its morning, afternoon or evening this heavenly concoction is sure to lift your spirits.


  • Vodka
  • Cream of coconut
  • Espresso or strong coffee, cooled
  • Coffee liqueur
  • Ice cubes
  • Coffee powder for garnish


  1. In a shaker, combine 1 ½ oz vodka, 1 oz Cream of coconut, 1 oz espresso or coffee, and ½ oz coffee liqueur.
  2. Fill the shaker with ice cubes and shake well.
  3. Strain the mixture into the prepared martini glass.
  4. Sprinkle some coffee powder on top for garnish. Sip and enjoy.


What is Cream of Coconut?

Cream of Coconut is created by blending together coconut cream and sugar. It adds an sweet touch, to culinary creations, including cooking, baking and mixology.

How is Cream of Coconut different from coconut milk?

Cream of Coconut is much thicker and sweeter than coconut milk. It contains more coconut solids, giving dishes a rich and creamy texture.

What dishes use Cream of Coconut?

Cream of Coconut is popular in tropical cocktails like Piña Colada. It's also used in desserts, curries, sauces, and ice creams for its distinct coconut flavor.

Is Cream of Coconut dairy-free?

Yes, Cream of Coconut is dairy-free, making it suitable for those with dairy allergies, vegans, and anyone looking for a non-dairy option.

Can I use Cream of Coconut in non-alcoholic drinks?

Absolutely. Cream of Coconut adds a delicious tropical flavor to mocktails, smoothies, and non-alcoholic beverages.

How do I store Cream of Coconut?

Store Cream of Coconut in a cool, dry place. Once opened, refrigerate it in an airtight container. It might solidify due to the coconut fat, so gently warm or shake before use.

Cheers to enjoying the sweet escape of creamy coconut goodness!

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