Make at Home: Dirty Monkey Cocktail

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Enjoy a Dirty Monkey at Now Amber

 Now Amber Puerto Vallarta serves countless cocktails each day including the popular Dirty Monkey, a frozen sweet treat. Unlimited-Luxury® includes bottomless top-shelf drinks so you can try as many differnt drinks as you’d like.  Guests enjoy the Dirty Monkey so much that they requested we share the recipe.  With our special reciepe you can enjoy this tasty sweet cocktail at home!

Ingredients

  • Ice cubes
  • 1.5 oz of Vodka
  • ½ fresh banana
  • 2 oz cream
  • 1 oz Coffee liqueur
  • 1 oz Coconut cream (non-alcohol)
  • Hershey’s Chocolate syrup

Mix all ingredients except the chocolate syrup together in a blender until it get frothy. Decorate your favorite glass with the chocolate syrup and pour the mix into the glass. Garnish with a piece of pineapple or your favorite tropical fruit. Enjoy!

Make at Home: Electric Lemonade

Now Resorts & Spas serves refreshing lemonade with a kick – Electric Lemonade! With Unlimited-Luxury® all top-shelf spirits are included and there are countless drink concoctions that our talented bartenders mix up. Electric Lemonade is one of our guests favorite poolside cocktails but you can enjoy it right at home with our special recipe. Cheers!

Electric Lemonade

  • 1 oz.  Midori
  • 1 oz. Vodka
  • 2oz. Sour mix or margarita mix

Combine all the ingredients in a blender and blend for 15-20 seconds until smooth. Pour in a glass, add a lime and enjoy!

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Make it at Home: “A Day At The Beach” Cocktail

We really like to relax here at Now Resorts & Spas!  Our bartenders are always looking for great ways to capture the beach into specialty cocktails that will really set the mood for our guests.  “A Day at the Beach” cocktail is the perfect drink to kick-off your vacation or enjoy at home. It will whisk you away to a tropical island!

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A Day at the Beach Cocktail

Ingredients :

– 1 oz coconut rum (Malibu)
– 1/2 oz Amaretto
– 4 oz orange juice
– 1/2 oz grenadine syrup

Directions:

Shake rum, amaretto, and orange juice in a shaker filled with ice. Strain into a highball glass over ice. Add grenadine and garnish with a pineapple wedge and a strawberry.

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Make it at Home: Coconut Margarita

Happy National Margarita Day! In our opinion, there’s nothing better than soaking up the sun with a delicious cocktail in hand at Now Resorts & Spas. In the recipe below two of our favorite cocktails collide—the piña colada and margarita. That’s right—a Coconut Margarita. Be sure to grab one of these refreshing cocktails if you’re staying with us today. If not, try making this at home–it’s sure to be a hit!

Ingredients:

1 1/2 oz white/blanco tequila
1/2 oz orange flavored liqueur
1 teaspoon cream of coconut
2 oz pineapple juice
2 oz sweet and sour mix
1 teaspoon shaved coconut for rim
1 cup ice

Directions: Place ice in a blender and blend for 10 seconds. Add in remaining ingredients and blend for another 10 seconds. Dip wet rim of a margarita glass in coconut shavings and pour into glass.

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Delicious Electric Lemonade

If you’ve been on Now Sapphire Riviera Cancun‘s Facebook page recently then you’ve most likely seen guests raving about a delicious drink available at the resort called Electric Lemonade. This cocktail is the perfect mix of sweet and sour and makes for an ultra refreshing midday drink as you take in the warm Mexican sun!

Not visiting Now Resorts & Spas in the near future? No need to fear! Make this yummy drink at home with this recipe.

Electric Lemonade

1 oz.  Midori

1 oz. Vodka

2oz. Sour mix or margarita mix

Combine all the ingredients in a blender and blend for 15-20 seconds until smooth. Pour in a glass, add a lime and enjoy!

Thanks to AnnaLynne Bogner for this great photo!