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Island Blossom Cocktail Recipe

The secret of a successful party is undoubtedly a delicious cocktail which will bring up the good mood and will enchant the guests. The Island Blossom cocktail is one of those special and alluring party cocktails. After all, besides the regular drinks available at a party, nothing impresses more than a mix of tasteful ingredients served in a cocktail glass. Discover the Island Blossom cocktail!


There are plenty of ideas one could use when getting ready for a party, and one of those is preparing a cocktail for the guests. The variety of available cocktail recipes is so huge, that it can be a real challenge deciding on the right option. One can choose between various types of punches, sangria, Mojito and many others. But sometimes nothing goes better than this Island Blossom recipe, which combines the delicate aromas of oranges, passion fruit, liqueur and tequila.

The passion fruit has Brazilian origins but it traveled around the world, being used as a main ingredient in lots of recipes. In Peru, Australia and New Zealand, for example, the passion fruit is part of several desserts and sweet treats, especially in cheesecakes. Vietnamese recipes include the passion fruit in smoothies, in Hawaii it is either eaten raw or turned into ice cream, desserts and juices.

Brazil uses passion fruit in the famous cocktail called Caipirinha, instead of limes. Rich in vitamin A, dietary fiber and potassium, the passion fruit is one of the most delicious and popular ingredients used in cocktails, both alcoholic and non-alcoholic. It even inspired the Malibu passion fruit rum, which is one of the main ingredients used in Island Blossom cocktail recipe. This special rum is also used in the preparation of other cocktails, like the Caribou Boogalou, Malibu Zombie, Orange County Crush, Pink Star, Passionate Mist or Lips of Myristica.

Tequila is another ingredient in the Island Blossom cocktail. It is used also in other recipes, like many Margarita cocktails, Paloma, Shady lady, Tequila Sunrise or Cosmolito. First produced in the 16th century, tequila can be categorized in two main domains: mixtos and 100% agave. The first category uses more glucose and fructose in the process of distillation, while the second is harsher and best described as “bold flavors”. The harshest 100% agave tequila is blanco, which is exactly the type used when making Island Blossom cocktail.

So, what ingredients does Island Blossom cocktail requires?

  • pre-marinate fresh fruit pieces with lime juice and Malibu passion fruit rum
  • 1 part pomegranate juice
  • 1 part orange juice
  • 1/4 part simple syrup
  • 1/2 part Soho lychee liqueur
  • 2 parts Tezon Blanco tequila

  • The preparation is more than simple, one just has to mix the juices, the pre-marinate fruit pieces, the lychee liqueur and the tequila in a mixing glass. It is served in a rocks glass over ice.



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