Frozen Daiquiris

Drinks

These Frozen Daiquiris are the perfect answer to a hot summer day or need for a vacation. No pre-made mixes, just a refreshing from scratch drink with all the tropical vibes.

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What’s in a frozen daiquiri?

A classic Daiquiri has just rum, citrus juice, and simple syrup. However, when we need to make it a frozen daiquiri we add ice and fruit to make a thicker drink. Mine has pineapple but you could use strawberries or bananas in place of that to switch up the flavors!

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How to make frozen daiquiris:

  1. Make the simple syrup. Dissolve the sugar in hot water and let cool to room temperature.
  2. Prepare the pineapples. Slice off the top and carefully carve out the fruit inside, leaving a vessel to sip out of.
  3. Blend it up! Add the pineapple along with the rest of the ingredients and blend until smooth.
  4. Serve. Pour the frozen daiquiri back into the pineapple and serve with a tiny umbrella to feel the tropical vibes a little more.

Fancy-Ass Frozen Daquiris // www.acozykitchen.comCan Frozen Daiquiris be Made without Alcohol?

Absolutely! If you don’t like rum or don’t want to use the alcohol you can just use water or pineapple juice in place of the rum. If you wanted a little bit of rum flavor in there you can just add 1/4 teaspoon of rum extract to the blender.

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Tips and Tricks:

  • The traditional daiquiri uses light rum, however, you can use a light rum, dark rum, or flavored rum! Any will work, use whichever one you prefer.
  • If you don’t like pineapple use fresh strawberries or bananas in their place for frozen strawberry daiquiries and frozen banana daiquiries.

Frozen Pineapple Daiquiri Recipe

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5 from 3 votes
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Total Time: 15 minutes
Serving Size: 2
Calories: 709kcal
These Frozen Daiquiris are the perfect answer to a hot summer day or need for a vacation. No pre-made mixes, just a refreshing from scratch drink with all the tropical vibes.

Ingredients

  • 1/4 cup pure cane sugar
  • 1/4 cup water
  • 2 pineapples, pulp scooped out (about 2 cups)
  • 6 to 7 ice cubes
  • 3 ounces white rum or cachaca
  • Juice from 2 limes
  • 1/4 cup cream of coconut

Directions

  • To make simple syrup, add 1/4 cup of sugar and 1/4 cup of water to a small saucepan placed over medium heat. Stir until the sugar is dissolved and set aside.
  • Scooping and cutting the pulp out of the pineapple is a lil' challenging---it takes some jiggering. Slice off the tops of the pineapple and set them aside (you might want them to top the drinks or for garnish). Run a paring knife in a circle, around the inside of the pineapple. Make a few slices across the middle and wiggle the first piece out. After that you can do a combo of slicing and scooping--it gets easier. Transfer the flesh of the pineapple to a blender, along with the simple syrup you just made, ice cubes, rum and juice from 2 limes. Pulse until smooth and frothy, about 1 minute. Next, pour in the cream of coconut and add a bit more ice if needed.
  • Give it a taste and adjust the sugar or ice situation accordingly. Pour the frozen daiquiris back into the pineapples and serve with a few lemon wedges and some straws. Don't forget the straws!

Notes

Tips: Use strawberries or bananas in place of the pineapple for a different flavor!
Equipment:
Cutting Boards | Chef's Knife | Vitamix Blender 
CourseDrinks
Cuisinecocktail, tropical
Keyworddaiquiri, frozen, pineapple
Nutrition Facts
Frozen Pineapple Daiquiri Recipe
Amount Per Serving (2 g)
Calories 709 Calories from Fat 63
% Daily Value*
Fat 7g11%
Saturated Fat 6g38%
Sodium 31mg1%
Potassium 986mg28%
Carbohydrates 170g57%
Fiber 14g58%
Sugar 139g154%
Protein 5g10%
Vitamin A 525IU11%
Vitamin C 433mg525%
Calcium 118mg12%
Iron 3mg17%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
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  • Reply Katrina @ Warm Vanilla Sugar July 25, 2014 at 4:44 am

    Totally fancy, and totally delicious!! Holy yum!

  • Reply Rochelle @ Oh So Sweet Baker July 25, 2014 at 5:08 am

    Pineapple daquiris are my fave and serving them in a huge pineapple is a genius!

  • Reply Abby @ The Frosted Vegan July 25, 2014 at 8:21 am

    I get excited every time you post something that starts with fancy ass, also THAT VIEW!

  • Reply Laura (Tutti Dolci) July 25, 2014 at 8:32 am

    I so need one of these by the pool this weekend!

  • Reply cynthia July 25, 2014 at 11:18 am

    I think imaginary vacations through AirBNB listings might just have become my new favorite pastime. Also, I second Abby, and also, I LOVE the sound of these daiquiris!

  • Reply Averie @ Averie Cooks July 25, 2014 at 11:28 am

    Rum, limes, pineapple and cream of coconut, I would never need anything else! 🙂 Pinned!

    And that view and at that price, whoa. Sign me up!

  • Reply Tux at Brooklyn Homemaker July 25, 2014 at 4:21 pm

    this post is everything. Rose on a beach on an imaginary vacation. Looking adorable while drinking booze out of a hollowed out fruit. Yes and yes.

  • Reply Jill July 27, 2014 at 7:08 am

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  • Reply Ambar July 27, 2014 at 9:07 am

    5 stars
    First, I LOVE THE NAME OF THIS DRINK lol and second, i so feel you on the whole everyone if on vacation thing. Like seriously? I’m home.lol. Thank you for the awesome recipe!

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  • Reply Amy | Salt and Honey July 28, 2014 at 12:25 pm

    5 stars
    I totally have the same hang-up about mixes! They just make me cringe. It’s a guarantee that I’ll be trying this recipe VERY soon.

  • Reply Rebecca @ it's a nourishing thing July 31, 2014 at 8:04 am

    Whoa!! How cute are these guys!?! I will have 2 please!!

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  • Reply sara August 2, 2014 at 11:07 am

    Fun! These drinks look amazing!