Easy Malibu and Coke Cocktail that tastes fantastic. The perfect combination of coconut rum and Coca Cola.
Malibu and Coke
This Malibu Rum and Coke cocktail is a fun twist on a Cuba Libre (White Rum, Fresh Lime Juice, and Coke).
Coke and Malibu Rum has a refreshing taste and is the perfect drink when you want an easy 2 ingredient cocktail.
This popular drink is so easy to make and you can change the ratio of Malibu Coconut Liqueur to Coke based on your preference.
I love the flavor of this easy drink. It has a tropical coconut flavor balances with the Coke flavor.
This is a quick overview of the simple ingredients that you'll need to make an epic Malibu and Coke Drink! Specific measurements and step-by-step instructions are included in the printable recipe card at the bottom of the post.
- Malibu Coconut Rum
- Coke (regular or diet)
Optional Garnish - Lime Wheel or Lime Wedge
- Jigger/ Measuring Tools
- Highball Glass
- Bartending Spoon
How to make a Malibu Rum and Coke Cocktail
I've included complete instructions in the printable recipe card at the bottom of the post, but here's a quick version.
Step 1 - Fill Glass with Ice
Step 2 - Pour part Malibu coconut Rum and top with Coke of choice. Stir and enjoy
Preparation and Storage
Make Ahead – This is not a cocktail you want to make beforehand. You don't want to lose the bubbles from the coke.
Storage – We do not suggest storing this cocktail since the bubbles in the coke will disappear, which is half the fun of the cocktail.
Substitutions - Use regular, Diet Coke, or a flavored Coke.
Vegetarian Option - This recipe is vegetarian.
Vegan Option – This recipe is vegan.
Gluten Free - This recipe is Gluten-Free, there is no Gluten in Malibu Rum.
Alcohol Free Option – Zero Proof NA Coconut Rum can be used to make this as a mocktail.
Smaller Serving Size – This cocktail recipe can easily be adapted to a smaller glass.
Larger Group/More servings – If you are serving this for a party I would set out large bottles of Coke, Diet Coke, and Flavored Coke and let people create their own custom Malibu & Coke Cocktails.
Sugar Free – Use Diet Coke to make a Malibu and Diet Coke light cocktail.
Tips for the Best Malibu and Coke
- Printable recipe card instructions are below.
- Nutrition information, including calories, protein, calcium, carbohydrates, fiber, vitamin c, potassium, cholesterol, sodium, trans fat, monounsaturated fat, polyunsaturated fat, and more, will vary depending on the products used.
What to serve with
When to serve
- Pool party
- Summer Cocktail
- Easy party drink
- Girls Night In
- Surprisingly light drink with Diet Coke
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Malibu and Coke
- 4 OZ Malibu Coconut Rum
- 6 OZ Coca Cola/Coke
- Ice Cubes
- Lime Wedge Optional Garnish
- Add ice cubes to a highball glass
- Pour in Malibu Coconut Rum, Top with Coke or Diet Coke
- Optional - Garnish with a Lime Wedge