Coco Loco

While on vacation in Punta Cana, Shane and I took advantage of the all-inclusive beverage selection. After trying out a few different concoctions, we each developed a couple “usuals.” One was refreshing (gin + club soda w/ lime) and one was decadent: the coco loco.


Ohhhh, the coco loco. The pure tasty decadence alone made it hard to ignore the insane amount of calories they could fit in an 8 ounce glass, so we tried to limit them. One during the day, and then maybe one again after dinner. Hey, that’s moderation when you’re on vacation 😛

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Loco for coco locos!!!

Obviously, this was a drink I’d be sure to replicate at home. And this Saturday, that’s exactly what I did.


Coco Loco

serves 2

1 c. coconut water

1/2 can (about 1/2 c) of real cream of coconut

3 oz rum (optional)

Handful of ice

Dash of cinnamon

Place the first two ingredients + 1 ice cube into the blender and blend. Add the ice cubes one by one until the desired consistency is reached.


Que delicioso!

What’s your favorite frou-frou/fruity/sweet drink?


Hope you’re having a great Tuesday! And if you’re not, then maybe you should make a coco loco when you get home 😉

I’m off to go train a couple clients…then I think it’ll be a leftovers night in this casa for dinner. Hasta manana!

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  1. Was it as good as the real thing? =D

  2. I should probably go ahead and start a tab… 😉

  3. Omg drool. The only thing to make it even more decadent would be to add a shot or two of bailey’s. And a splash of real cream. See how my mind works?


  4. I really never have them, but I like a pina colada.

  5. Coconut is so delicious. Great idea to recreate your favorite drink from vacation! I love any fruity or chocolately frozen drink :)

  6. Oh my gosh this looks delicious!! You know I like my boozy drinks 😉

  7. Mmmmm…nothing like a frosty, tropical drink to bring back the vacation memories! My favorite would have to be the daiquiri. Sweet and delicious!

  8. My favorite fruity drink is a raspberry-lime rickey. So delicious. That looks good. I’ve never had a drink with coconut in it before.


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