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Coconut Rum Cocktail for Christmas

This White Christmas Cocktail is a delicious coconut rum drink, and we garnished it with cranberries and rosemary. A Coconut Rum cocktail to enjoy around Christmastime.

White Christmas Cocktail, coconut rum drink


Our Christmas Coconut Rum Cocktail can be made easily and it brings a little bit a paradise to winter.   Rum and coconut always bring to mind sunshine and tropical shores. But this cocktail is garnished with those gorgeous colors of the Christmas season, red and green.  So we are blending south seas flavors and morphing it into a winter cocktail.


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Christmas Rum Cocktail, coconut rum cocktail


This cocktail is not a Coquito that is frequently enjoyed around Christmastime in Puerto Rico communities. Our Christmas Rum Cocktail contains rum, coconut milk but with a dash of lime juice.


What you will need for this Christmas Rum Cocktail:

Makes one (1) cocktail



  •  1 1/2 ounces coconut water
  • 1 1/2 ounces rum
  • 4 1/2 ounces coconut milk
  • 1 ounces simple syrup
  • Juice of 1/2 lime
  • Fresh Rosemary, for garnish
  • Fresh Cranberries, for garnish

Equipment needed:


How to make this Coconut Rum Cocktail:



Before you begin making this coconut rum drink, wash cranberries, slice limes and cut a few sprays of rosemary.   Start with a handful of ice to a highball glass or a glass of your choice.


making a Coconut Rum Cocktail


Then add coconut water, simple syrup, and rum to this coconut rum cocktail.   The simple syrup can either be homemade or purchased.   It’s a sweetener from sugar and water that easily blends into any drink or cocktail.


squeezing lime into this Coconut Rum Cocktail


Add coconut milk and lime juice and use a cocktail spoon to combine gently.  This White Christmas cocktail can be served at this point or bring it to a new level with Christmas colored garnishes.



Garnish this Christmas Rum Cocktail with fresh cranberries and fresh rosemary.   We hope you enjoy this simple coconut rum drink and would love to hear from you.


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White Christmas Rum Cocktail Cocktail

 White Christmas Cocktail is a delicious coconut rum drink, garnished with cranberries and rosemary. 
Prep Time5 minutes
Total Time5 minutes
Course: Beverage, Cocktail
Cuisine: American, Carribean, Puerto Rica
Keyword: Christmas Coconut Rum Cocktail, Coconut Rum Cocktail, White Christmas cocktail, White Christmas Rum Cocktail
Servings: 1
Calories: 395kcal
Author: Evelyn




  • Add ice to a highball cocktail glass
  • Add in coconut water, simple syrup, and rum.
  • Add coconut milk and lime juice and use a cocktail spoon to combine gently
    then garnish with cranberries and a sprig of rosemary.


Calories: 395kcal | Carbohydrates: 26g | Protein: 12g | Fat: 29g | Saturated Fat: 25g | Cholesterol: 26mg | Sodium: 101mg | Potassium: 532mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 22g | Vitamin C: 2mg | Calcium: 33mg | Iron: 6mg

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