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Let CÎROC Summer Colada Get You Right This Memorial Day With These Delish Recipes

Diddy is no stranger to a good time, providing libations for our holiday celebrations for years thanks to CÎROC Ultra Premium Vodka! After trying the smooth and flavorful Summer Colada, we’ve determined it to be the perfect base to set off your Memorial Day weekend, and we have three easy recipes sure to have you flying high for the holiday while keeping you cool in the summer heat!

Colada Remix

1.5 oz. CÎROC Summer Colada

3 oz. Pineapple juice

Glassware:  Pina colada glass

Garnish: Pineapple wedge of mini pineapple with mini umbrella


Coconut Chill

1.5 oz. CÎROC Summer Colada

1 oz. Passion fruit juice

.75 oz. Banana juice (or 1 whole banana)

2 Bar spoons coconut cream

.5 oz. Lemon juice

1 Glass of ice

Glassware:  Martini globe glass

Garnish:  Pineapple leaves, banana slices and a cherry


Watermelon Breeze

1.5 oz. CÎROC Summer Colada

4 Chunks of watermelon

.75 oz. Lemon juice

.75 oz. Simple syrup

1 oz. Coconut water

Glassware:  Highball glass

Garnish: Watermelon chunk and orange chunk


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