Sunday, August 26, 2012

Blue Curacao Melted Mango Cocktail Recipe

 Your first and your last sip will taste like two different -- and equally delicious -- drinks, via the melting action of the mango ice cubes.

1 shot Blue Curacao
1 shot orange rum
1 can or bottle of pineapple soda
1 can or bottle of mango nectar

You'll Also Need:

an ice cube tray


 1. Fill the ice cube tray with mango nectar. Freeze.

 2. Place the mango ice cubes in a glass.

3. Add a shot of orange rum to the glass.

4. Add a shot of Blue Curacao to the glass.

5. Fill up the glass with pineapple soda.

6. Enjoy! As the ice melts, enjoy the addition of sweet mango nectar to your drink.

Serves 1.

The AHH Factor:
Our American Standard air conditioner is broken again. It is only three years old, yet it has broken not once, not twice, not three times, not four times, but five times in the past year. After fiddling with it for an hour, the most recent in the revolving door of repairman declared that he had no idea what was wrong with it. At least he's honest! So now we wait until later this week to have yet another company (mis)diagnose it. There are few things that are more frustrating...AHH. In the meantime, I have tried all manner of creative ways to stay cool. One solution was this cocktail.

The adorable fish-shaped ice cube tray was a birthday gift. Isn't it cute? Of course, any standard ice cube tray will do for this recipe. The beauty of this concoction (in addition its pretty blue-green color) is that the drink continues to make itself while in your glass. My friend Joan told me about a bar in Atlanta that too serves a drink with flavored ice cubes. Many people flavor ice cubes to match their drink (like freezing lemonade then adding it to a glass of lemonade), but I love the idea of adding a whole new ingredient by way of ice cube. You first sip of the drink tastes like pineapple. Your last sip tastes like mango. The orange mango nectar even makes your drink change to a deeper green like a mood ring telling you that you are feeling happy. (That happy feeling probably has something to do with the Blue Curacao and orange rum too.)

Pineapple and orange are probably more indicative of Caribbean-tropics rather than Indian-tropics and the mango goes both ways, but you'll have to excuse me for the barely-passable take on fusion. I blame it on the lack of air conditioning melting my brain.

Join saagAHH on Facebook, Twitter, and Pinterest.


  1. Lovely cocktail! :) Do you have an option to follow by email? I would love to subscribe that way. :)

  2. Thanks! (Now I just need to figure out what to do with the rest of that Blue Curacao :) ) I don't have a way to follow via e-mail yet; I definitely need to figure that out!

  3. Mate this is a very nice blog here. I wanted to comment & say that I enjoyed reading your posts & they are all very well written out. You make blogging look easy lol I’ll attemp to start a blog later today and I hope it’s half as good as your blog! Much success to you!

  4. Thanks for the info, maybe I can use this ended my tufted marketing and I've been use untold anulus media in run a interaction and they someone existing a big amend on me.

  5. Most are without doubt alluring attributes of Citizen Chronograph hublot replica uk that your particular rush automotive taxi driver or simply a sprinter will delight in. Citizen Chronograph Pieces take advantage of Citizen's famed Eco Hard drive systems. Those pieces will charge from a all natural or simply fake light source. This implies you will not improve a good electric for your Citizen Chronograph hublot replica uk by chance. This also would mean you become some sort of eco-friendly see that could be more or less care zero cost, and definitely will survive for years and years. Calculating an individual's acceleration from a rush to look for an individual's longines replica sale perfect results commonly be installed utilizing among the many stylishly specially designed Citizen Chronograph pieces loaded a good tachymeter weighing machine. Counting any minutes or simply traffic monitoring seconds a lot of time or simply days or weeks is as effortless mainly because reviewing any go out with indicate eyeport over the skin within the Citizen Chronograph. You could place compare home security systems mainly because essential to always keep everyone well before an individual's lives. Luminous control present to you the amount of time during any sort of brightness. Whilst they're just identified as Locals rc pieces, any chronograph is not really one offer evident in those tag heuer replica sale. Countless brands at the same time sports any perpetual work schedule offer. Certain Citizen Chronographs supply atomic timekeeping, signifying any see could easily synchronize again when using the time in any breitling replica uk atomic clock.

  6. You should comment on the competition comparison of the blog. You can highlight it's mind boggling. Your blog exploration/tour will broaden your conversions. Liga Spanyol

  7. Thanks for the data, perhaps I will use this over my tufted selling and i have been use much annulus Mainedia in run a interaction and that they somebody existing a giant amend on me.

  8. Great blog! I really love how it is easy on my eyes and the information are well written. I am wondering how I might be notified whenever a new post has been made. I have subscribed to your rss feed which really should do the trick! Have a nice day!
    Lyn Bet

  9. There are certainly a lot of details like that to take into consideration. That is a great point to bring up. I offer the thoughts above as general inspiration but clearly there are questions like the one you bring up where the most important thing will be working in honest good faith. I don?t know if best practices have emerged around things like that, but I am sure that your job is clearly identified as a fair game. Both boys and girls feel the impact of just a moment’s pleasure, for the rest of their lives. Agen Bola Online Agen Judi Bola Agen Bola Indonesia

  10. Hello! I just would like to give a huge thumbs up for the great info you have here on this post. I will be coming back to your blog for more soon.


  11. I’m impressed, I must say. Really rarely do I encounter a blog that’s both educative and entertaining, and let me tell you, you have hit the nail on the head. Your idea is outstanding; the issue is something that not enough people are speaking intelligently about. I am very happy that I stumbled across this in my search for something relating to this.

  12. Hi,
    I'm a school teacher & reading a primary school in Florida. Last few minutes reading your blog post and understand that I have to need a blender to save my time to cook and making juice for my kids. So I think I buy a blender for blend fruits juice. I was searching post about best smoothie blender but I didn't find in your blog. My request to you please mention me a post about the best and cheap blender. I hope you will do it for me.
    Waiting for your reply.


Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...