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5 Cocktail Recipes That Pair Perfectly With Fruit Platter

5 Cocktail Recipes That Pair Perfectly With Fruit Platter Cover

Tired of the same old boring drinks and snacks? Hosting a house party and want to add some fun and excitement to your gathering? If you want to elevate your dining experience to a whole new level, we have some delicious fruit platters and cocktail pairings for you to try. These will make a flavoursome combination that will leave the taste buds singing with joy! Explore our specially curated collection of cocktail recipes today. 

Cocktail Recipes To Pair With Fruit Platters

1. Piña Colada Cocktail Recipe

Piña Colada Cocktail
This is the classic tiki cocktail that is delicious and indulgent. Blend it or shake it, the Piña Colada cocktail is packed with mouth-watering flavours that leave your senses satisfied. The beautiful fusion of rum, coconut, and pineapple creates a rich and creamy concoction. Here’s the cocktail recipe made using Captain Morgan Rum for you to try:

Ingredients
- Captain Morgan Rum - 50ml
- Coconut Cream - 25ml
- Pineapples Chunks - 4-5
- Pineapple Wedges - 1-2
- Cherry - 1
- Ice

Method
- Grab a blender and add some crushed ice to it.
- Measure and pour Captain Morgan Rum, coconut cream and 3-4 pineapple chunks into the blender.
- Blend the ingredients until you get a smooth consistency.
- Pour the mixture into a glass.
- Garnish with pineapple wedges and a cherry.

Recommended Fruit Platter Pairing: Tropical fruit platter with pineapples, mango etc. 

2. Margarita Cocktail Recipe

Margarita Cocktail
The fusion of flavours in this classic tequila cocktail will leave your taste buds tingling. The thrilling mix of tequila, orange-flavoured liqueur, and fresh and agave syrup creates a concoction that cannot be missed. Staple across many bars, houses or dinner parties, Margarita is a beloved tequila cocktail that you can easily craft at home. Here’s a cocktail recipe featuring Don Julio Blanco tequila:

Ingredients
- Don Julio Blanco Tequila - 60ml
- Triple Sec - 15ml
- Lime Juice - 30ml
- Agave Syrup - 15ml
- Lime Wheel - 1
- Salt
- Ice

Method
- Rub a lime wedge over the rim of a margarita glass and then dip it into salt to coat.
- Grab a cocktail shaker and fill it with ice.
- Measure and pour Don Julio Blanco tequila, triple sec, freshly squeezed lime juice and agave syrup into the shaker. 
- Shake vigorously to combine the ingredients.
- Using a cocktail strainer, strain the mixture of the prepared margarita glass over the fresh ice.
- Garnish the drink with a lime wheel and serve.

Recommended Fruit Platter Pairing: Citrus fruit platter comprising of lime, oranges, grapefruit etc. 

3. Sex On The Beach Cocktail Recipe

Sex on the Beach
For a beach party or a house party, Sex On The Beach is a delicious tipple that is pleasing to the palate. This delectable vodka cocktail is a symphony of flavours and is also visually stunning! The perfect blend of Smirnoff No.21 Vodka, peach schnapps, orange and cranberry offers a great taste sensation. Here’s the cocktail recipe for you to try:

Ingredients
- Smirnoff No. 21 Vodka - 45ml
- Peach schnapps - 15ml
- Orange juice - 60ml
- Cranberry juice - 45ml
- Ice

Method
- Grab a cocktail shaker and fill it with ice
- Pour vodka, peach schnapps, orange juice and cranberry juice into the shaker
- Shake well to combine and strain it into a highball glass filled with ice
- Garnish with a slice of orange and cranberries and serve

Recommended Fruit Platter Pairing: Fruit platter packed with cranberries, strawberries, peaches etc. 

4. Cosmopolitan Cocktail Recipe

Cosmopolitan Cocktail
This stunning vodka cocktail is easy to mix and every sip is exciting to the taste buds. With just a few ingredients, you can craft a fruity and super delicious cocktail with ease. It’s perfect for any occasion such as house parties, dinners and get-togethers.  Here’s the cocktail recipe made using Smirnoff No.21 vodka for you to try:

Ingredients
- Smirnoff No. 21 Vodka - 25ml
- Triple Sec - 15ml
- Cranberry Juice - 30ml
- Lime Juice - 15ml
- Orange Twist  - 1
- Ice

Method
- Grab a cocktail shaker and fill it with ice
- Measure and pour Smirnoff No. 21 vodka, triple sec, fresh cranberry juice and freshly squeezed lime juice into the shaker
- Shake vigorously to combine
- Using a cocktail strainer, strain the mixture into a chilled martini glass
- Express the orange over the drink and drop it into the drink to garnish.

Recommended Fruit Platter Pairing: Berries platter filled with cranberries, raspberries, citrus fruits like lime and oranges, etc.  

5. Gin and Tonic Cocktail Recipe

Gin and Tonic Cocktail
Super easy to mix at home, Gin and Tonic is a delightful cocktail that is sure to please any crowd. The rich botanicals of gin beautifully blend with the crispy tonic water creating an enticing drink. Made with Tanqueray No TEN Gin, this one is a must-try for any party or simple indulgence at home! Here’s the gin cocktail recipe for you:

Ingredients
- Tanqueray No TEN Gin - 60ml
- Tonic water - 120ml
- Lime wheel/grapefruit slice - 1
- Ice

Method
- Grab a highball glass and fill it with ice
- Next, measure and pour gin into the glass over the ice
- Top up with tonic water
- Stir the mixture gently to combine
- Garnish with a lime wheel or grapefruit slice

Recommended Fruit Platter Pairing: Refreshing fruit platter filled with cucumber, oranges, lime, grapefruits, etc.