Funny Banana
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Funny Banana
Cocktail recipe

Rating

3.95 / 5
The Funny Banana is a tropical-flavored cocktail that combines the smooth, creamy notes of banana and coconut cream with the sharpness of citrus from orange juice and lemonade, all underpinned ... more The Funny Banana is a tropical-flavored cocktail that combines the smooth, creamy notes of banana and coconut cream with the sharpness of citrus from orange juice and lemonade, all underpinned by the crisp, clean kick of vodka. Designed to evoke feelings of lounging on a sun-kissed beach, the varied ingredients create a playful mix of flavors that's both refreshing and indulgent. The cocktail is typically served in a stylish cocktail glass, making it a visually appealing choice for those looking to enjoy a summery drink with a whimsical twist. Its unique mixture of sweet and tangy elements ensures that the Funny Banana offers a distinctive taste experience, perfect for sipping on a warm evening or at a casual gathering with friends.
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6.65% | 2.4 units *

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Ingredients

oz
ml
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60ml 2oz 6cl
150ml 5.07oz 15cl
90ml 3.04oz 9cl
1 1 1
60ml 2oz 6cl

Method
How to make a Funny Banana

Serves 1 · Takes 3 minutes
Add the banana, coconut cream, vodka and orange juice to a cocktail shaker with some crushed ice and shake well
Pour into a tall glass and add the lemonade before serving

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FAQ's

INGREDIENT_SUBSTITUTIONS

Can I substitute coconut cream with another ingredient in the Funny Banana cocktail?

Yes, you can substitute coconut cream with coconut milk for a lighter texture or almond milk mixed with a bit of coconut extract for those looking for a dairy-free option. These substitutions may slightly alter the taste and consistency, but they will still complement the overall flavor profile of the Funny Banana cocktail.

GARNISHING_TIPS

What are some garnishing tips for the Funny Banana cocktail?

For the Funny Banana cocktail, a slice of banana or a twist of orange peel can be an elegant garnish. Additionally, a sprinkle of grated coconut or a small umbrella can add a fun and tropical touch to the presentation.

ALCOHOL_CONTENT_COMPARISON

How does the alcohol content in the Funny Banana cocktail compare to a standard drink?

The Funny Banana cocktail has an alcohol content of 6.65%, which is slightly lower than the average cocktail. A standard alcoholic drink in many places is considered to contain about 10-12% alcohol. This makes the Funny Banana a milder choice, suitable for those preferring a less strong alcoholic beverage.

SERVING_SUGGESTIONS

What's the best way to serve the Funny Banana cocktail?

The Funny Banana cocktail is best served cold, in a cocktail glass. To enhance its flavors and keep it chilled, you can serve it over ice or use a chilled glass. Adding a straw or a cocktail stirrer can also improve the drinking experience.

NON_ALCOHOLIC_VARIATIONS

Is there a non-alcoholic version of the Funny Banana cocktail, and how can it be made?

Yes, a non-alcoholic variation of the Funny Banana can be made by substituting the vodka with sparkling water or a non-alcoholic spirit that mimics the flavor profile of vodka. Keep the rest of the ingredients the same to maintain the cocktail's unique taste and enjoyment.

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