Decor - Travel - Lifestyle

May 4, 2012

It's Five O'Clock Somewhere...

The first Friday in May
seemed like an appropriate day
to start trying out some Caribbean-inspired drinks!

Here is a recipe I found on
Caribbean Travel and Life
for the
Painkiller Cocktail
Photo and recipe from:

2 oz. dark rum
1 1/2 oz. orange juice
4 oz. pineapple juice
1 oz. Coco Lopez
orange or pineapple slice with a cherry for garnish

Mix the juices and Coco Lopez.
Pour over ice.
Add rum and top with grated nutmeg.
Garnish with orange or pineapple and cherry.

I haven't tried this one yet.
But it does look delicious!
I am actually going to a Wine Tasting tonight
so this recipe will have to be saved for another day.

Let me know how you like
 it if you give it a try.

Are you trying any new drinks this weekend?
Or are you going to just stick with the Mint Juleps
for the Kentucky Derby?


Linking to:
Chic on a Shoestring Decorating - Flaunt It Friday


  1. It's only 8 a.m. here, but, boy, does that look delicious!!

  2. I'm so looking forward to my first summer cocktail!! It's so cold here... that right now I feel more like taking a hot bath. lol. Happy weekend!!

  3. I sure could go for one of these right now!

  4. This sounds much tastier than a mint julep to me!
    Will have to try this one out for sure!

  5. That sounds delish, I might enjoy it more if I were actually in the Carribean! :)


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