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Colorado Coolaid Cocktail Recipe

Welcome to our exclusive exploration of the Colorado Coolaid, 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 Vodka, Southern Comfort, Sloe Gin, Amaretto, Orange Juice, Cranberry Juice, or 7-Up, 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

Colorado Coolaid Cocktail Description

The Colorado Coolaid falls under the Cocktail and Alcoholic categories, making it a perfect choice for those who appreciate a drink with character. Served in Highball glass, this drink tastes exquisite and presents itself visually appealing.

The Colorado Coolaid is not just a cocktail, it’s an art form. With 7 ingredients including Vodka, Southern Comfort, Sloe gin, Amaretto, Orange juice, Cranberry juice, 7-Up, it invites you into a world of exquisite flavors and textures. This cocktail stands as a symbol of creativity and sophistication. Enjoy similar experiences with cocktails like Climax, 187 URge, China White.

Colorado Coolaid Ingredients

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

US Metric
  • 1 oz Vodka
  • 1 oz Southern Comfort
  • 1/2 oz Sloe gin
  • 1 oz Amaretto
  • 1 oz Orange juice
  • 2 oz Cranberry juice
  • 1 splash 7-Up
  • 30 ml Vodka
  • 30 ml Southern Comfort
  • 15 ml Sloe gin
  • 30 ml Amaretto
  • 30 ml Orange juice
  • 59 ml Cranberry juice
  • 1 splash 7-Up

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

How to Make a Colorado Coolaid Cocktail

Preparation time: 5
Total time: 10

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

To craft this exquisite cocktail, begin by vigorously shaking the following ingredients: 1 oz Vodka, 1 oz Southern Comfort, 1/2 oz Sloe gin, 1 oz Amaretto, 1 oz Orange juice, 2 oz Cranberry juice, 1 splash 7-Up. Once blended to perfection, pour into the highball glass and enjoy. The process is as enjoyable as savoring the drink itself.

Nutrition Facts for the Colorado Coolaid Cocktail

Calories Fat Carbs Protein
700.0 0.0 175.0 0.0

Please note that the figures in the table for Colorado Coolaid 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 Colorado Coolaid Cocktail

To prepare this cocktail, ensure you have these items on your shopping list: Vodka, Southern Comfort, Sloe Gin, Amaretto, Orange Juice, Cranberry Juice, and 7-Up.

Quality ingredients are key to the perfect cocktail, Colorado Coolaid.

Interesting Facts

The ingredients used in the Colorado Coolaid 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
Vodka 3051 times 18.66%
Southern Comfort 286 times 1.75%
Sloe Gin 174 times 1.06%
Amaretto 442 times 2.70%
Orange Juice 2098 times 12.83%
Cranberry Juice 1091 times 6.67%
7-Up 244 times 1.49%

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Colorado Coolaid FAQ

  • Q: How do you make the Colorado Coolaid Cocktail?
  • A: Follow the detailed instructions above to mix the perfect Colorado Coolaid.
  • Q: What ingredients do I need for the Colorado Coolaid?
  • A: The ingredients include Vodka, Southern Comfort, Sloe Gin, Amaretto, Orange Juice, Cranberry Juice, and 7-Up, all of which contribute to its unique taste.
  • Q: Which is the best glass for the Colorado Coolaid cocktail?
  • A: In our experience, Highball glass is the best match for this drink. This glassware appears 940 times in our mixing recipes, resulting in 5.75% of the cocktailing instructions.


The Colorado Coolaid 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 Colorado Coolaid is the perfect addition to any occasion.