Drink Recipes: Toast To Mom This Mother’s Day With These Cocktails From Cruzan Rum & Camarena Tequila

Of course Hallmark cards are nice and so is jewelry, but do you know what one gift your mom would probably really love this Mother’s Day? A nice cocktail! Now I don’t know from experience, but I’m sure being a mom is probably one of the toughest jobs around so I’m sure a tasty cocktail will be a nice addition to whatever Mother’s Day festivities you have planned today. And if you’re stumped when it comes to creative cocktail ideas then be sure to check out these drink recipes from Camarena Tequila and Cruzan Rum.

Cruzan Strawberry Ginger Lemonade (Pictured Above)


1 1/4 parts Cruzan® Strawberry

1 1/2 parts Fresh Lemon Juice

1 1/2 parts Simple Syrup

Club Soda


Pour Cruzan rum, lemon juice and simple syrup into a mixing glass and fill with ice. Shake for 5 seconds and strain into a tall glass over ice. Top with club soda. Garnish with a lemon wheel and a fresh strawberry.

Afternoon Soiree


1 1/2 oz Camarena Silver Tequila

1/2 oz Lemon Juice

1/2 oz Elderflower Liqueur

2 Cucumber Wheels

4 Mint Leaves

2 oz Prosecco


Muddle cucumber and mint leaves in a mixing glass. Add tequila, lemon juice, elderflower liqueur and ice. Shake and strain into a Champagne flute. Top with Prosecco. Garnish with cucumber slice.

Camarena Blackberry Brut


1 1/2 oz Camarena Silver Tequila

2 oz Brut Champagne

7 Large Blackberries

1/2 oz Agave Nectar

1/4 oz Lemon Juice

Skewered Blackberries for Garnish


Place blackberries, syrup and lemon juice in mixing glass. Muddle. Add tequila with ice. Shake to blend and chill. Double strain into a Champagne flute. Top with Brut Champagne. Garnish with skewered blackberries.