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Christmas Cocktail | Mango Delight

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The thing about this Christmas cocktail is that you can vary it with just about any fruit that takes your fancy peaches, strawberries, bananas… the fun is in the variation (and the rum, there is totally fun to be had with the rum…)

Christmas Cocktail – Mango Delight

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So… I bought a tray of mangoes and had to freeze some… THIS recipe came in handy… we made these today – we just left the rum out for the kids version – they went down a treat!

Mango Delight – Recipe & Method

Ingredients

This is a great recipe to make when mangoes are in season. Tinned mangoes just do not do it justice!

  • 4 cups frozen mango slices
  • ¼ cup lime juice
  • ¾ cup coconut milk
  • ⅔ cup white rum
  • ¼ cup simple syrup (equal parts sugar and water, simmered together until mixture is clear)

Directions

  • Combine all ingredients in a blender
  • Blend until smooth, stirring as necessary to break up frozen chunks
  • Pour into chilled glasses and garnish with a fresh slice of mango or peach and mint (optional)

Once you have mastered the mango Christmas cocktail, try the peaches Christmas cocktail!

christmas-cocktail peach

Once you have tried the peach Christmas cocktail, try it with bananas (but enjoy, immediately or they go brown!)

Once you have tried the banana Christmas cocktail try the…. you can see where I am going here… right… 😉

Cocktails at Christmas!

Christmas in Australia means hot days, thunderstorms rolling in and cool breezes that follow. It’s the perfect season to enjoy a cool drink on the verandah as you watch the world go by. Cocktails shared with friends and family create the opportunity for laughs, love and real living. Take it from us – these are drinks designed to be shared with your nearest and dearest. 

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