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Surfer on Acid: The Perfect Cocktail for a Day at the Beach

Summertime is the perfect time to enjoy a cold cocktail while relaxing on the beach. If you're looking for something refreshing and fruity, we recommend trying the Surfer on Acid cocktail! This drink is made with vodka, peach schnapps, cranberry juice, and pineapple juice, and it's sure to leave you feeling refreshed. So grab your sunnies and head to the beach for a day of fun in the sun!

The History of the Surfer on Acid

Los Angeles bartender Eric Tecosky is credited with inventing the Surfer on Acid in the 1990s. The original recipe is a mix of tequila, rum, triple sec, blue Curaçao, and pineapple and lime juices. The colorful drink is said to resemble a sunset over the ocean, and its name refers to the tequila's "kick" and the rum's " mellow buzz." The Surfer on Acid has become a popular choice for beach-goers and party-goers alike, and its popularity has only continued to grow in recent years. Thanks to its refreshing flavor and vibrant presentation, the Surfer on Acid is sure to make waves for years to come.

Surfer on Acid Recipe


  • 1 oz Digestif Liqueur
  • 1 oz Coconut Flavored Rum
  • 1 oz Pineapple Juice


Cocktail Glass


Preparation time without the Barsys Coaster: 3 - 5 minutes

  1. In a cocktail shaker with fresh ice, add Digestif Liqueur, Coconut Flavored Rum, and Pineapple Juice.
  2. Stir or shake, strain, and serve in a cocktail glass.

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Tips on How to Make the Greatest Surfer on Acid Drink

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  • The Surfer on Acid is commonly served with a garnish of a pineapple wedge or slice for a beach-ready look.
  • Try using coconut schnapps or banana schnapps to add a variety of fruit flavors.
  • Grab a shot glass and make a Surfer on Acid shot.
  • Serve in a chilled highball glass or serve over ice.

In Conclusion

The modern classic cocktail, the Surfer on Acid is perfect for any party. It's a delicious mix of Digestif Liqueur, Coconut Flavored Rum, and Pineapple Juice. This blog has also covered other cocktail recipes. So if you're looking for a new twist on an old favorite, be sure to give the Surfer on Acid cocktail a try.


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