27 fruity cocktail recipes
Discover our favourite fruity cocktail recipes to make at home. Try a zingy raspberry daiquiri, a classic pina colada or a tropical pineapple whisky sour
Find our best ever fruity cocktail recipes, perfect for any occasion. Whizz up a frozen strawberry daiquiri for a quick summer serve, or try a wintry spiced pear cocktail for cooler months. These versatile drinks are great for entertaining.
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Easy fruit cocktail recipes
Transport yourself to the tropics with our perfect piña colada recipe. This creamy rum cocktail is made with coconut cream and sharp pineapple juice to create a perfectly balanced drink that'll remind you of your favourite summer holiday.
This cocktail balances the sweetness of peach and cranberry with tart, zingy lime, making a simple and delicious tipple.
This purple rain drink is a simple but eye-catching cocktail that you can make using just five ingredients from your home bar.
The margarita's softer, breezier cousin – this tequila-based cocktail makes a great sip for the summer months, starring refreshing grapefruit.
A classic with a twist, this bright-red concoction uses fresh raspberries, lots of lime juice and white rum. A fruity, refreshing cocktail, perfect for a smooth summer serve to impress your guests.
This tiki tipple uses a rum base, both white and dark, shaken up with lime, pineapple juice and bitters to make a punchy retro cocktail. Garnish with cherries, orange or a pineapple wedge for a kitsch feel.
Transport yourself to a sunny beach with this tropical cocktail packed with fresh banana, white rum, lime juice and Cointreau.
A fruity cocktail with a spicy kick, try this margarita with juicy, tangy pineapple and shichimi.
Silky, fruity and tart, this light and tropical cocktail from London bar Humble Chicken makes for an elegant aperitif.
This totally tropical cocktail is a heady mix of two types of rum, orange curacao, almond syrup and lime juice. Perfect with a pineapple wedge.
This sunset-coloured cocktail comes from Milk Beach, a restaurant that serves Australian-inspired dishes. You'll need chilli-infused rum and sweet mango puree for this recipe.
This simple Brazilian cocktail is ideal for warm summer evenings. Passion fruit and lime pair perfectly with cachaca, Brazil's most popular spirit.
Whizz up this vibrant red cocktail in a flash, perfect for party season. Blend together fresh, sweet strawberries, white rum, lime and plenty of ice for an instant cooling tipple.
Add both sharpness and sweetness to your next martini with fresh passion fruit and lime juice. Vanilla vodka, if you have it, works well in this recipe.
This recipe for a classic Bramble gin cocktail is a great one to have in your repertoire. A drizzle of blackberry liqueur is the final fruity touch for this late-summer cocktail.
This pear cocktail is light, but the warming spices of star anise and cinnamon, and the silky texture you get from the egg white, make it a great seasonal alternative.
Like a whisky sour, but with the added tropical tang and sweetness of pineapple juice. Adding a little fruit makes this whisky cocktail light and refreshing.
Cosmopolitan meets margarita in this fragrant and sophisticated cocktail, made with floral hibiscus tea, tequila and triple sec for an added dose of citrus flavour.
A classic celebratory cocktail, this one contains champagne, cassis (blackcurrant liqueur) and a solitary blackberry to garnish.
Blood oranges add a beautiful ruby red hue to a pitcher of margaritas. Remember to add a large pinch of hot chilli powder to really make your cocktail sing.
Mix up this crowd-pleasing vodka cocktail in minutes with a dash of bright pink raspberry liqueur and a squeeze of lemon juice to balance the sweetness. Find more pink cocktail recipes here.
A seriously punchy whisky cocktail perfect for slow sipping during the winter months. This simple sloe gin and whisky cocktail will warm you up from the inside out.
Blitz up fresh apricots in this summery version of a classic Italian cocktail. It's ideal for tasting to a special occasion and turning a simple glass of prosecco into something next level.
Friday night has never looked so good with these easy-to-make pomegranate and vodka cocktails. Whip these up for friends and enjoy the fresh flavour of the pomegranate, with the sharp twist of lime zest.
An easy cocktail recipe to have up your sleeve, this margarita requires just three ingredients with maraschino liqueur adding a fruity edge.
Campari is an Italian herbal liqueur, most famous for its bitter taste, beautiful red colour, and the role it plays in the classic negroni. The sweet orange juice in this cocktail balances the slightly bitter taste of Campari to make a refreshing apéritif.
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Apple and whiskey are a great flavour match. Turn them into an innovative cocktail with a little help from Angostura bitters.