Tropical Cocktails For Your Summer Party!

It’s summer time now and you would be looking forward to having some great cocktails with your friends and family whenever you get an opportunity, either in the evening or on the weekends.

Have you got a list of what cocktails to make at your Home bar? Or what drinks you need to purchase before calling for a party?

This list will help you prepare one!

Grateful Dead Drink:

Do not get deceived by the name. This cocktail is actually the sweeter version of the Long Island Iced Tea and a great way to end your party if you are looking for the final push. A super potent drink with all four liquors found in Long Island iced tea.

Ingredients: Gin, Rum, Tequila, Vodka, Raspberry Liqueur, Sweet & Sour Mix

Know more on Grateful Dead drink here.

Lemon Drop Shots:

A simple cocktail shot for your summer party. You just need to have a quality Vodka and preferably freshly squeezed lemon juice along with sugar syrup. You can even rim the shot glass with sugar so that it reduces the sourness a little bit.

Ingredients: Vodka, Lemon Juice, Sugar syrup

Get the lemon drop shots recipe here.

Mai Tai:

This is a traditional cocktail based on Rum and has been popular for a long time. A classical tropical cocktail, Mai tai is best suited for evening parties alongside a beach. So many ingredients go into this one.

Ingredients: Aged Rum, Orange Curacao, Lime Juice, Orgeat Syrup, Simple Syrup, Dark Rum


Yet another classical tropical cocktail, Hurricane is a simple, fruity rich drink that will definitely quench your thirst as well as provide all the refreshment that you will expect from a fruit cocktail.

Ingredients: Mix of Light and Dark Rum, Passion Fruit Juice, Orange Juice, Lime Juice, Simple Syrup and Grenadine

Tequila Sunrise:

What is a tropical list without a Tequila drink? This classical drink looks so good as much as it tastes on the sip. Rich in Orange juice and Grenadine, this Tequila Sunrise drink will surely win your girlfriend for you.

Ingredients: Tequila, Orange Juice, Grenadine

Coconut Margarita:

Again, this list is incomplete without a Coconut drink. Coconut Margarita is the coconut version of the classic cocktail that is also rich in Orange flavor. 

Ingredients: Tequila, Coconut Cream, Lime Juice, Cointreau

Blue Wave:

If made right, this cocktail looks so good on the eye and even better on the palate. Actually a twist from Blue Hawaii, this drink is one of the best tropical cocktails you can make at home.

Ingredients: White Rum, Coconut Rum, Pineapple Liqueur, Blue Curacao, Lime and Lemon Juice, Lemon-Lime Soda

Pearl Diver:

Have you heard about the Allspice Liqueur? It is based on Allspice, the peculiar and unique plant/fruit that has so many spice flavors in one. This Pearl Diver cocktail consists of many other ingredients that makes it rich in profile and taste.

Ingredients: Aged Rum, Dark Rum, Orange Juice, Lime Juice, Allspice Liqueur, Vanilla Syrup, Angostura Bitters, Honey