Summer Shot

Food & Drink

Courtesy of Malibu

While hanging out with hip, fedora wearing party–goers at the Malibu Rum "First Day of Summer" event in TriBeCa, I was smitten with a special something. No, I'm not talking about the handsome, tan bartenders or the hunky, swimsuit–clad dancers. What caught my eye (and tickled my tastebuds) was the perfect summer shot: The World's Fastest Piña Colada by Malibu. This shooter is a smooth and sweet option that would work well at a poolside bachelorette party or even a casual rooftop reception (if you're planning a formal wedding, I'd save this for the after–party). You get the sweet flavors of a real Piña Colada without the "ugh–I'm–so–full" feeling. Here's the recipe:

World's Fastest Piña Colada


3 parts Malibu

1 part whipped cream

Pineapple wedge


Layer the whipped cream on top of Malibu in shot glass. Eat the pineapple after drinking the shot.

Click here for more cocktail ideas. —Abigail Reid, Editorial Assistant,

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