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Carolina Dream Cocktail Recipe

Welcome to our exclusive exploration of the Carolina Dream, a cocktail that promises to tantalize your taste buds and elevate your mixology experience. Whether you’re a cocktail enthusiast or a curious beginner who likes Rum, Cream Of Coconut, Pineapple Juice, Peach, Lime Juice, Sugar, or Grand Marnier, this drink might impress.

Table of contents:

  1. Description
  2. Ingredients
  3. Instructions
  4. Nutrition
  5. Shopping list
  6. Related Cocktails
  7. FAQ
  8. Conclusion

Carolina Dream Cocktail Description

The Carolina Dream falls under the Cocktail and Alcoholic categories, making it a perfect choice for those who appreciate a drink with character. Served in Margarita Glass, this drink tastes exquisite and presents itself visually appealing.

Discover the allure of Carolina Dream, a blend that harmoniously combines 7 ingredients including Rum, Cream of coconut, Pineapple juice, Peach, Lime juice, Sugar, Grand Marnier. It’s a cocktail that embodies both complexity and balance, inviting connoisseurs and novices alike to explore its depths. Similar cocktails, such as Latin Love, Joel’s Pet Monkey, Saurian Brandy, await your discovery.

Carolina Dream Ingredients

A great cocktail starts with the right ingredients. For the Carolina Dream, you will need the following:

US Metric
  • 6 oz Rum (Bacardi)
  • 4 oz Cream of coconut
  • 4 oz Pineapple juice
  • 1 Peach in chunks
  • 1 tblsp Lime juice
  • 1/2 tblsp Sugar
  • 1 oz Grand Marnier
  • 1.77 dl Rum (Bacardi)
  • 1.18 dl Cream of coconut
  • 1.18 dl Pineapple juice
  • 1 Peach in chunks
  • 15 ml Lime juice
  • 7 ml Sugar
  • 30 ml Grand Marnier

Each component in this cocktail plays a vital role in creating the unique flavor profile of this drink.

How to Make a Carolina Dream Cocktail

Preparation time: 3
Total time: 8

Creating the Carolina Dream cocktail is an art in itself. Follow these steps for the perfect outcome:

To craft this exquisite cocktail, begin by carefully combining the following ingredients: 6 oz Rum (Bacardi), 4 oz Cream of coconut, 4 oz Pineapple juice, 1 Peach in chunks, 1 tblsp Lime juice, 1/2 tblsp Sugar, 1 oz Grand Marnier. Once blended to perfection, pour into the margarita glass and enjoy. The process is as enjoyable as savoring the drink itself.

Nutrition Facts for the Carolina Dream Cocktail

Calories Fat Carbs Protein
700.0 0.0 175.0 0.0

Please note that the figures in the table for Carolina Dream are only approximate values, as for each raw material, the manufacturers use different ingredients to make their products. A general value has been used based on the ingredients (which may be substituted) to calculate the nutrition results in this recipe. The values shown are per serving.

Shopping List for the Carolina Dream Cocktail

To prepare this cocktail, ensure you have these items on your shopping list: Rum, Cream Of Coconut, Pineapple Juice, Peach, Lime Juice, Sugar, and Grand Marnier.

Quality ingredients are key to the perfect cocktail, Carolina Dream.

Interesting Facts

The ingredients used in the Carolina Dream cocktail are also found in many other drinks. This list shows how many times each ingredient is used in the recipes and what proportion of each ingredient is used in the cocktail descriptions on our Cocktails recipe & Drinks site.

Used Ingredient Applied % of Total Cocktails
Rum 463 times 2.83%
Cream Of Coconut 58 times 0.35%
Pineapple Juice 1551 times 9.49%
Peach 28 times 0.17%
Lime Juice 1003 times 6.13%
Sugar 689 times 4.21%
Grand Marnier 105 times 0.64%

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Carolina Dream FAQ

  • Q: How do you make the Carolina Dream Cocktail?
  • A: Follow the detailed instructions above to mix the perfect Carolina Dream.
  • Q: What ingredients do I need for the Carolina Dream?
  • A: The ingredients include Rum, Cream Of Coconut, Pineapple Juice, Peach, Lime Juice, Sugar, and Grand Marnier, all of which contribute to its unique taste.
  • Q: Which is the best glass for the Carolina Dream cocktail?
  • A: In our experience, Margarita Glass is the best match for this drink. This glassware appears 195 times in our mixing recipes, resulting in 1.19% of the cocktailing instructions.


The Carolina Dream cocktail is more than just a drink; it’s a sensory journey. From its intricate blend of flavors to its elegant presentation, this cocktail is a testament to the art of mixology. Whether you’re hosting a party or enjoying a quiet evening, the Carolina Dream is the perfect addition to any occasion.