Roasted Cherry Colada

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Roasted Cherry Colada
A classic piña colada gets an extra deep flavor with the addition of smoky roasted cherries. Get the recipe for Roasted Cherry Colada ». Matt Taylor-Gross
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A classic piña colada gets an extra deep flavor with the addition of smoky roasted cherries.

Yield: makes 1 cocktail

Time: 15 minutes

Ingredients

  • 2 oz. white rum
  • 1 <sup>3</sup>⁄<sub>4</sub> oz. Luxardo Sangue Morlacco
  • 1 oz. coconut milk
  • 1 oz. fresh lime juice
  • <sup>1</sup>⁄<sub>2</sub> tsp. demerara sugar
  • 10 dashes Miracle Mile Forbidden Barrel Aged Bitters
  • 3 <a href="https://www.saveur.com/roasted-cherries-recipe/">roasted cherries</a>, plus 1, halved lengthwise, for garnish
  • 1 oz. black rum
  • 1 tsp. Everclear

Instructions

  • In a blender, combine white rum, Luxardo, coconut milk, lime juice, sugar, bitters, 3 cherries, and 1 cup ice and purée until smooth; pour into a tiki glass and top with black rum. Place halved cherry, cut-side up, on top of cocktail and fill with Everclear before lighting cherry on fire.