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6 Great Cocktails to Try in the Caribbean

by Mat Probasco | June 30, 2016

For many people, the fantasy of a Caribbean vacation involves sunshine, palm trees, warm clear water, soft white sand ... and a nice cold drink to sip on. Make that a frozen drink with one of those little paper umbrellas and we're in our happy place. On your next Caribbean cruise, skip the usual frozen lime margarita in favor of a local treat. Forget the powdered drink mix: These island favorites combine fresh fruit — such as pineapple, orange, and lime — or local spices like nutmeg and cinnamon with a hefty shot of rum, from an island distillery, of course. Here, six cocktails to look for on your next Caribbean escape.

Mat Probasco

Mat Probasco is a New York-based contributor to ShermansCruise who has also written for the Associated Press.

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