Tidal Wave

Tidal Wave cocktail

Tidal Wave was introduced in the early 1990’s by a group of bartenders at a “Big Kahuna” themed party. They were looking for a drink that would be just as big and tasty as the setting they were creating. After trying many different variations, they came up with this great tasting concoction that has become one of the most popular tiki drinks around.

Spirits Used:


1 ¾ ounce Melon liqueur
½ ounce Light Rum
1 Ounce(s) Pineapple Juice
1 Ounce(s) Fresh orange juice
½ ounce Coconut syrup
¾ ounce Simple Syrup
¾ ounce Fresh lemon juice
Lime wheel, maraschino cherry


1. Process ingredients in blender with 1 cup crushed ice until smooth.
2. Pour into hurricane glass.
3. Garnish with lime and cherry.
4. Serve in a Hurricane Glass.

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