What is a piña colada?
Creamy, fruity and delightfully retro, the piña colada is the national drink of Puerto Rico, where it was invented in the mid 20th century. After tasting it for the first time, Joan Crawford supposedly deemed the drink “better than slapping Bette Davis in the face”. Make of that what you will.
How to make a piña colada
You’ll need a blender for this recipe – and make sure you don’t use too much ice when blending as this will make the cocktail watery.
Classic piña colada recipe