Best Rum and Lemonade Recipes

Do you enjoy a nice glass of cold lemonade when you are sitting on your porch? Is lemonade your favorite drink to mix with other drinks or alcohol? Well, we have the perfect combination to mix with your lemonade: rum! Rum and lemonade are a delicious mixture that you can drink during the summer, or while vacationing on the beach, or even while you are just watching tv at home. We say drink rum and lemonade anytime you feel like it; it’s the perfect combination that fits basically any occasion. A rum and lemonade cocktail has a nice citrus kick and adds a tangy twist that will get your buzz going!

The following list is a few different rum and lemonade mix recipes for your enjoyment! We will give you the drink, describe it to you, list the recipes and teach you how to make it! You do not have to go out to the club to have a well-crafted cocktail, after-all! Here are three quality rum lemonade drinks that you can make yourself at home:

1.Tropical Island Rum Lemonade

Do you enjoy a nice tropical twist when you drink? Are you someone who likes laying out by a pool or on the beach with a cocktail in hand? Well, then we have the perfect drink recipe for you to try out: Tropical Island Rum Lemonade. This drink is a deliciously refreshing drink which puts a tropical twist on your rum lemonade combination.

How you make it:


  • 3 ounces of Lemonade
  • 2 ounces of Pineapple Juice
  • 2 ounces of Pineapple Rum
  • 2 ounces of Coconut Rum
  • 1 Lemon Wedge (Garnish and Taste)
  • 1 Cocktail Umbrella (Decoration)
  • Ice (optional)

How you serve it:

Get a nice chilled glass. Pour the lemonade, pineapple juice, pineapple rum, and coconut rum in the glass. Pour over ice, or alternatively pre-freeze the glass and rum for a chilled drink without any ice possibly watering it down. Put one lemon wedge slice on as a garnish, and if you want a little extra tang to your drink you can squeeze the lemon wedge into the drink. Lastly, just to make you feel like you are at the beach at home, for decoration add one cocktail umbrella in any color of your choice. Voila! There you have it, a perfectly refreshing tropical island rum lemonade.

2. Bubbly Rum Lemonade Cocktail

Do you enjoy a little bubble and fizz when you drink a beverage? Are you a fan of the extra kick that carbonation adds to your drinks? If so, then you want to try the Bubbly Rum Lemonade Cocktail! This sparkling and delicious drink can be made anywhere, so you can feel like your are enjoying a luxurious beverage on the beach even if you are sitting watching tv on your couch at home.

How you make it:

  • 5 ounces of Lemonade
  • 2 ounces of Clear Rum
  • 1 ounce of Coconut Rum
  • 5 ounces of Champagne
  • 1 Lemon Wedge (for Garnish and Taste)
  • 1 Cocktail Umbrella (Decoration)
  • Ice (optional)

How you serve it:

Get a nice chilled glass or large champagne flute. Pour the lemonade, clear rum, coconut rum, and champagne (brand of your choice), together into your glass. You can always pour the beverage mix over ice, or alternatively pre-freeze the glass and rum so you can avoid the hassle of ice watering your drink down. Get your lemon wedge sliced and add it to the glass as a garnish. If you are like us and really love lemons and lemonade, squeeze the lemon into the mix for an extra lemony taste. And of course, to really make your drink take you all the way to the beach, for decoration you can add one cocktail umbrella in whatever color you are in the mood for. And, there it is; You have the perfect fizzy cocktail to enjoy that combines rum and lemonade.

3. Summertime Strawberry Rum Lemonade

To round out our list of rum lemonade combos, we can’t leave out the favorite flavor of lemonade for many people: strawberry lemonade! Are you someone who likes a little bit of berry burst mixed with their lemonade? Well, if you are, like many others are, we have the perfect drink recipe for you: Summertime Strawberry Rum Lemonade. Now, although this drink has summertime in the name, like all of our rum lemonades, we think rum and lemonade is made to be enjoyed year-round. But, this is the perfectly refreshing summer cocktail to enjoy by your pool!

How you make it:

  • 5 ounces of Strawberry lemonade
  • 2 whole sliced Strawberries or Mulled
  • 2 ounces of clear rum
  • 1 Cocktail Umbrella (Decoration)
  • Ice (Optional)

How you serve it:

Grab a nicely chilled glass, and first add your sliced strawberries (which you can alternatively mull depending on if you want to drink them down or not). Pour the strawberry lemonade and the rum together over the strawberries. Use your cocktail umbrella as a stirrer and a decoration this time! Ice is once again optional, as you can freeze the rum and freeze the glass, because if you are like us you sometimes like to take your time drinking and do not want ice to water your drink down. But Boom! There you have it, the perfect combination of strawberry lemonade and rum that brings the beach to your pool or even your living room!

The three drinks listed above we give 5/5 stars to try for anyone who loves lemonade, anyone who loves rum, and of course those who love the combination of the two! As we said, these are perfect for the summertime, but you can drink them anytime of the year! We say why not!? It’s the perfect pairing for a refreshingly delightful feeling when you want to get the party started. So, go ahead and give out each of these recipes a try! We bet you will not be disappointed by them. Make sure to let us know how delicious you think they are, we love hearing how you enjoy the drinks or different twists you add to the recipes!