Frosty Strawberry Daiquiri Recipe - Originated in Cuba

Frosty Strawberry Daiquiri

Frosty Strawberry Daiquiri Recipe - Originated in Cuba
Region / culture: Cuba | Preparation time: 5 minutes | Cooking time: 0 minutes | Servings: 1


Frosty Strawberry Daiquiri
Frosty Strawberry Daiquiri

Frosty Strawberry Daiquiri is a refreshing and fruity cocktail that is perfect for a hot summer day. This drink is made with frozen strawberries, rum, sweet and sour mix, and ice, creating a delicious and slushy texture.


The Daiquiri cocktail originated in Cuba and was traditionally made with rum, lime juice, and sugar. Over the years, different variations of the Daiquiri have been created, including the Frosty Strawberry Daiquiri, which adds a fruity twist to the classic cocktail.


Nonalcoholic version

How to prepare

  1. In a blender, combine sliced berries, rum, juice, and ice. Blend until smooth.
  2. Pour the mixture into a stemmed glass.
  3. Garnish with a whole berry and a lime slice.


  • Try using different types of berries, such as raspberries or blueberries, for a different flavor.
  • Add a splash of coconut milk for a tropical twist.
  • Substitute the rum with vodka for a different cocktail experience.

Cooking Tips & Tricks

Make sure to use frozen strawberries for the best texture and flavor in this recipe.

- Adjust the amount of rum and sweet and sour mix to suit your taste preferences.

- Garnish the drink with a fresh strawberry and lime slice for a beautiful presentation.

Serving Suggestions

Serve the Frosty Strawberry Daiquiri in a stemmed glass for an elegant presentation. Pair it with a fresh fruit salad or light appetizers.

Cooking Techniques

Blending the frozen strawberries, rum, sweet and sour mix, and ice together creates a smooth and slushy texture for the Frosty Strawberry Daiquiri.

Ingredient Substitutions

If you don't have sweet and sour mix, you can use simple syrup or a combination of lemon juice and sugar as a substitute.

Make Ahead Tips

You can prepare the Frosty Strawberry Daiquiri mixture ahead of time and keep it in the freezer until ready to serve. Just blend it again before pouring into glasses.

Presentation Ideas

Garnish the Frosty Strawberry Daiquiri with a whole strawberry and a lime slice for a beautiful and colorful presentation.

Pairing Recommendations

This cocktail pairs well with light and fresh dishes, such as salads, seafood, or grilled chicken.

Storage and Reheating Instructions

Store any leftover Frosty Strawberry Daiquiri in the freezer. Let it thaw slightly before blending again and serving.

Nutrition Information

Calories per serving

Calories: 150 per serving


Carbohydrates: 18g per serving


Fats: 0g per serving


Proteins: 0g per serving

Vitamins and minerals

This recipe is a good source of Vitamin C, thanks to the strawberries and lime.


This recipe may contain alcohol, which can be an allergen for some individuals.


This Frosty Strawberry Daiquiri is a low-fat and low-protein cocktail that is relatively low in calories. It is a good source of Vitamin C.


Frosty Strawberry Daiquiri is a delicious and refreshing cocktail that is perfect for summer. With its fruity flavor and slushy texture, it is sure to be a hit at your next gathering. Enjoy responsibly!

How did I get this recipe?

I remember the sense of wonder I felt when I first saw this recipe for Frosty Strawberry Daiquiri. It was a hot summer day, and I was visiting my friend Martha's house for a pool party. As soon as I walked in, I was greeted by the most refreshing and delicious drink I had ever tasted. Martha handed me a glass filled with a vibrant pink concoction topped with a slice of fresh strawberry, and I was instantly hooked.

I asked her what it was, and she told me it was a Frosty Strawberry Daiquiri. She then proceeded to show me how to make it, explaining that it was a simple recipe but one that required just the right balance of ingredients to achieve the perfect frosty consistency and sweet-tart flavor.

As I sipped on my drink and watched Martha carefully measure out the ingredients, I knew that I had to learn how to make this delightful beverage for myself. Martha graciously shared her recipe with me, and from that day on, the Frosty Strawberry Daiquiri became a staple at all of my summer gatherings.

Over the years, I have perfected the recipe and added my own twist to it, making it a signature drink that my friends and family always look forward to. The key to a great Frosty Strawberry Daiquiri is using the freshest, ripest strawberries you can find. I always make sure to pick them up from the local farmer's market, where I know they will be bursting with flavor.

I start by hulling and slicing the strawberries, then placing them in the blender with a generous amount of ice. Next, I add a splash of fresh lime juice for a zesty kick and a touch of simple syrup to sweeten the mix. Finally, I pour in a generous amount of white rum to give the daiquiri that classic kick.

As I blend the ingredients together, I can't help but smile at the memories that this drink brings back. From lazy summer afternoons by the pool to festive holiday gatherings, the Frosty Strawberry Daiquiri has been a constant companion throughout the years.

One of the things I love most about this recipe is its versatility. I have experimented with different variations, adding in other fruits like mango or pineapple for a tropical twist. I have also played around with the alcohol, substituting vodka or tequila for the rum to create new and exciting flavor profiles.

But no matter how many variations I try, the classic Frosty Strawberry Daiquiri will always hold a special place in my heart. It reminds me of sunny days spent with loved ones, of laughter and good times shared over a glass of something cool and refreshing.

As I sit here now, sipping on a Frosty Strawberry Daiquiri and reminiscing about the past, I am filled with gratitude for all the wonderful memories that this simple recipe has brought into my life. It may just be a drink, but to me, it represents so much more – it's a taste of summer, a reminder of friendship, and a celebration of life's little joys. And for that, I will always be grateful.


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