Agua de Piña Colada is a fun and easy beverage for both young and old to enjoy! It is made with fresh pineapple and sweetened with Cream of Coconut. For a more grown-up version, add a shot of rum into each glass before serving.
Agua de Piña Colada
- 2 cups fresh pineapple chunks
- 6 cups water
- 1 (15 oz.) can Cream of Coconut
- 1/3 cup sugar
- Rum (optional)
In a blender, puree the pineapple chunks with 4 cups of water until smooth.
Pour the pineapple puree through a strainer into a 2-quart pitcher.
Pour in 1/2 of the cream of coconut and enough of the remaining water to fill pitcher. Stir in the sugar and mix well.
Serve with lots of ice and garnish with a slice of pineapple. Enjoy!!!
*This recipe was featured on Saveur.com as "Best of the Web".