Mermaid water is one of the best tropical drinks for a summer vacation. It’s very potent, with a two-fruit combo finishing the drink with a tropical essence. To make it even better, though, you can add a few splashes of Skinny Mixes’ Mermaid Syrup to tie the drink together and give it a stronger fresh flavor and beachy vibe!
What Is Mermaid Water?
Mermaid water is a punch-style cocktail made using a mix of three alcohols and two fruit juices, namely spiced rum, coconut rum, blue curacao, pineapple juice, and lime juice. This combo of liquors makes it a drink that might not bode well with the soft-hearted, but if you can handle your alcohol, it’s a fun and refreshing drink that’s perfect for summertime parties!
How to Make Mermaid Water
Making mermaid water is easier when you have the following bartender’s tools:
- Bar spoons
- Citrus juicer
If you don’t have any of these, you can find alternatives at home, such as simply using a pitcher and a large spoon and using your hands to squeeze out your citrus juice.
To make mermaid water, first, slice a piece of lime into lime wheels. Set these aside for later. Then, in a shaker filled with ice, mix 1.5 ounces each of spiced rum and coconut rum, an ounce of blue curacao, and six ounces of pineapple juice. Squeeze a large lime into the mixture; this should get you about an ounce of lime juice. Add a splash of Skinny Mixes sugar-free Mermaid Syrup, then shake the beverage.
Fill a glass with ice and add two lime wheels along the slide of the glass, then pour your mermaid water cocktail in.
This recipe makes enough for one drink, so if you’re making a larger serving, just double or triple (or quadruple!) the ingredient portions.
Mermaid Water Reimagined
Mermaid water, as we know it, doesn't seem very basic. Some people just want mermaid water—that is, water with the flavor, essence, and magic you’d expect from a basic mermaid drink. Skinny Mixes designed a sugar-free syrup to get you just that.
Exclusive to the brand, this flavoring tastes like tropical fruit juices, coconut, and pineapple, mixed with a lot of mermaid magic! You can add it to any beverage of your choice, from cocktails to lemonades to teas. You can even add some splashes into a glass of water to make true mermaid water.
Mixing Drinks With Skinny Mixes Mermaid Syrup
Aside from making mermaid water, both the boozy and the hydrating kind, you can use Skinny Mixes’ Sugar Free Mermaid Syrup to whip up all kinds of summery drinks! Here are some ideas you can play around with:
Whether hot or cold, your tea will get a more refreshing and vibrant twist with Skinny Mixes Mermaid Syrup. It can add some life to your hot drink or bring some pep to your cold one—and it only takes a few drops!
Nothing screams summer like a fresh fruit shake, and you can double up on that vibe when you mix in some Mermaid Syrup to your icy beverage. Add the syrup before you blend your mix-ins, and you’ve got yourself an even better drink!
When the sun’s out, lemonade has always been there to freshen us up. Give the drink a bit more boost by adding Skinny Mixes’ Mermaid Syrup. The flavoring works with any kind of citrus, whether it’s lemons, limes, or even oranges.
The Best Mermaid Water With Skinny Mixes Mermaid Syrup
Skinny Mixes’ sugar-free Mermaid Syrup was specially designed by the Skinny Mixes team to bring to life the flavor that the sirens of the sea would love. Stock up on some bottles for your next party, or have one on your shelf for whenever you need to zing up your drinks with a taste of summer