Lava Flow

Lava Flow


"A fun authentic Hawaiian drink that tastes REALLY good. As you pour in the second mixture, the first will slowly creep up the sides of the glass like lava."


5 m servings
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  1. Place strawberries, light rum, and dark rum into a blender. Puree until smooth and pour into a tall glass. Rinse out blender, then puree banana, pineapple juice, and cream of coconut until smooth. Slowly pour the banana mixture into the strawberry mixture and watch the lava rise!
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  1. 11 Ratings


this is a very good drink, however, traditional lava flows do not have banana. i add a good amount of ice, omit the banana and double the coconut cream and pineapple juice.

You are missing a key ingredient here, ICE! All the ingredients should be blended with ice. Also I would reccomend removing the banana we had this drink in Maui and they did not add banana and i...

sooooo good

I loved these in Maui. Except I added ice, I used banana liquor, malibu rum and frozen strawberry puree! So yummy!

I had these for the first time in Hawaii and thought they would be great for my luau themed party last weekend. I pre-made the strawberry mixture and put in a pitcher so I wouldn't be behind the...

i did not care for this at all. it sat in 2 layers and didn't "flow" like stated. all i tasted was banana!

It is really a delicious drink!!!!

We can't get the strawberry and rum mixture to be pasty. It is very runny. We tried adding some ice also, but that isn't working.

The ingredients sound very delicious here, but the result is a little ordinary. The cocktail is very thick. All I tasted was banana with coconut milk. Maybe the cocktail would be tastier without...