the perfect summer blended drink poured over grenadine and garnished with maraschino cherries and fresh pineapple slices
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Bahama Mama Blended Cocktail

The most refreshing *adult* drink for a hot summer day
Course Drinks
Prep Time 20 minutes
Freezing Time 1 day
Total Time 1 day 20 minutes
Servings 14 Servings
Author Jessica

Equipment

Ingredients

  • 6 cups Orange Juice ~1 cup additional for blending, if required
  • 2 ½ cups Pineapple Juice
  • 1 ½ cups Coconut Flavored Rum
  • 1 cup crème de banana liqueur
  • 1 cup Spiced Rum
  • Grenadine
  • Pineapple Wedges for serving, optional
  • Maraschino Cherries for serving, optional

Instructions

  • In a large freezer safe bowl combine orange juice, pineapple juice, coconut flavored rum, creme de banana liqueur, and spiced rum. Stir to combine.
  • Place mixture in the freezer and freeze for a minimum of 24 hours.
  • For serving, use a 10 - 12 oz glass and place ½ oz of grenadine in the bottom of each glass.
  • See below instructions for chosen blending method. (One 36 oz blender jar will make 3-4 drinks).
  • Pour the blended cocktails over the grenadine in the glasses, garnish with fresh pineapple and maraschino cherries (optional)

Conventional Blender

  • After the drink mixture has frozen completely, fill blender jar half full of ice cubes.
  • Fill the other half of the blender jar with the frozen drink mixture.
  • Blend on high until mixture is thick and all of the ice is broken down.

Margaritaville Machine

  • Fill the margaritaville machine blender jar half full of frozen drink mixture, and top with shaved ice until the blender jar is about ¾ full.
  • Manually pulse and blend until mixture is thick and well combined.

Notes

* Note- Add up to 1 more cup of Orange Juice if you are having trouble blending the mixture.