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Polynesian Cocktail

The Polynesian Cocktail is a classic that mixes the flavors of cherry and lime with vodka and puts them in a beautiful sugar-rimmed glass. You just can’t beat a combination like that.

Polynesian Cocktail with sugar rim

Try this drink the next time you’re in the mood for a Cosmopolitan or something that’s sweet but tart. It’s delicious and refreshing – putting you right into that tiki frame of mind.


  • 1 1/2 ounces vodka
  • 3/4 ounce cherry brandy
  • Juice of 1 lime

Rim a cocktail glass with sugar. Fill a cocktail shaker halfway with ice and pour in the ingredients. Shake until chilled and strain the mixture into the glass. Cocktail umbrella not optional.