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9 Must-Try Pineapple Rum Cocktails

Discovering pineapple rum cocktails unlocked a new favorite for me. These drinks blend tropical pineapple’s zesty sweetness with rum’s smooth, inviting warmth, creating a refreshing mix that’s hard to resist. They’re perfect for cooling down on hot days or adding a festive twist to gatherings. Each recipe in the roundup shines with unique twists on this classic pairing, making it exciting to explore different flavors. You’ll find one that speaks to you in this carefully curated selection.

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Bahama Mama

Boozy Refreshing Rum Bahama Mama Cocktail with ingredients

A classic example of a pineapple rum cocktail, Bahama Mama, is a tropical treat perfect for hot summer days. Dark rum and coconut rum are both used to give this drink a powerful punch that you might not notice right away because of the other sweet ingredients in this drink. Add a grenadine drizzle to create the pleasantly peach color of this cocktail.

Planter’s Punch

planters punch cocktail

Planter’s Punch uses dark rum to counteract this drink’s sweet elements. Another example of a pineapple rum cocktail with lots of fruit juices, this punch tastes like there’s no alcohol in the mix. Planter’s Punch is also simple to make. Combine ingredients, serve over ice, and garnish with fruit.

The Blue Hawaiian Cocktail

blue hawaiian cocktail and ingredients on the background

One of the most easily recognizable cocktails from its distinct color, The Blue Hawaiian Cocktail is a classic example of the pineapple rum cocktail. In addition to rum, you’ll need blue curacao to add in the vibrant blue of this cocktail and a citrus kick. Creme de coconut rounds out the recipe for a simply delicious drink.

Pineapple Breeze

Pineapple Breeze

Pineapple Breeze uses light rum with pineapple juice and fresh rosemary, creating a sweet drink with complex layers. To make this recipe, you’ll need to muddle the herb and strain the liquid after mixing. Simple syrup adds an extra touch of sweetness, but you’ll have to make it yourself. Despite requiring a few additional steps, this cocktail is worth trying out.

Pineapple Rum Punch

Pineapple Rum Punch

To make this cocktail, you’ll need two types of liquor: dark rum and pineapple rum. Combine these rums with various fruit juices to create the perfect punch. Pineapple Rum Punch is great for events, not only for its fun summery flavor but also for the ease of making it! Simply mix the juices with the rums, chill, and enjoy!

Dirty Pineapple

Dirty Pineapple

Fans of spiced rum love the Dirty Pineapple. It’s also one of the most accessible drinks to make, perfect for large batches for events like BBQs or picnics. Dirty Pineapple balances the sweetness of the juice and lemon-lime soda with Blue Chair Bay Spiced Rum. The spiciness from rum adds dimension to the otherwise sweet drink.

Pineapple Coconut Malibu Rum Summer Cocktail

Pineapple Coconut Malibu Rum Summer Cocktail

In case you didn’t guess from the name, Pineapple Coconut Malibu Rum Summer Cocktail is a perfect drink for warm days. A refreshing combination of Malibu, pineapple juice, and ginger ale, this cocktail is an easy-to-mix crowd-pleaser. The last step in making this popular summer cocktail is to add a splash of grenadine to add a pop of color to the drink.

Pineapple Rum Fizz With Rosemary And Lime

Pineapple Rum Fizz With Rosemary And Lime

Pineapple Rum Fizz with Rosemary and Lime is a more sophisticated take on a pineapple rum cocktail. Muddled rosemary, lime juice, and simple syrup mix together with the rum of your preference and pineapple juice. Top the drink with club soda for an effervescent and refreshing cocktail, perfect for any time.

Blackberry Pineapple Rum Cocktail

Blackberry Pineapple Rum Cocktail

Blackberry Pineapple Rum Cocktail calls for both dark rum and orange liqueur. These two ingredients create an exciting combination perfect for late nights on the porch. Blackberry syrup adds a robust fruit touch to the cocktail and a bit of sweetness. Of course, you’ll also need pineapple juice to combine all the flavors.

A Pineapple Rum Cocktail, vibrantly served in a decorative tiki glass. This tropical drink is characterized by its bright yellow color, reflecting the blend of pineapple juice and rum. It's garnished with a pineapple wedge and a maraschino cherry, along with a colorful paper umbrella. The setting is a beach bar with a sandy floor, surrounded by palm trees and a view of the ocean in the background, enhancing the cocktail's exotic and summery vibe. The table is rustic wood, complementing the tropical theme.

9 Pineapple Rum Cocktail Recipes

Prep Time: 5 minutes
Total Time: 5 minutes
4.7 from 3 votes
Course: Drinks
Cuisine: American
Keyword: pineapple rum
Servings: 1
Author: Paul Kushner
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Written by Paul Kushner

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