About Fruit Flavored RTD

Serve in a Cocktail Glass
Fruit flavored RTD are ready to drink prepackaged beverages that are made as or for fruit-based cocktails. Examples include RTD banana and/or strawberry daiquiri as well such creations as coconut colada, cranberry cosmopolitan and even lemonade with agave juice. These RTD average around 15% alcohol and only need to be poured in a glass over ice for enjoyment.
Top Picks for Fruit Flavored RTD
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Cuesta Mesa
Margarita
Pale light hazy slivery straw color. Waxy aromas of honey baked citrus, scented candle, and citrus gelatin with a silky, tangy, fruity sweet light-to-medium body and a sleek, charming, lime taffy, orange drink, and pineapple finish. A tasty, lightly tropical margarita.
88 points $15.99 Best Buy
Date Tasted: in our Chicago tasting lab
208939
Kirkland Signature
Premium Golden Margarita
Opaque golden silver color. Bright aromas and flavors of honeyed lemon and lime, sea salt, fruit bread, and beeswax with a silky, tangy, sweet-and-sour light-to-medium body and an interesting, medium-length finish. A nicely made, easy drinking margarita.
88 points $9.99 Best Buy
Date Tasted: in our Chicago tasting lab
208442
The Modern Cocktail
Apple Martini
Clear silver color. Delicate aromas and flavors of fresh apple cider, waxy honeycomb, and white strawberry with a supple, crisp, fruity light-to-medium body and a seamless, brisk finish that exhibits accents of apple skin, apple mineral water, and delicate pepper. A delicate, well-made apple cocktail.
88 points $9.99 Best Buy
Date Tasted: in our Chicago tasting lab
208443
The Modern Cocktail
Peach Martini
Clear color. Bright aromas and flavors of peach sorbet, beeswax, and cream with a silky, bright, fruity light-to-medium body and an engaging, breezy finish with impressions of minerals and spring water. A very clean and tasty peach cocktail.
87 points $9.99 Best Buy
Date Tasted: in our Chicago tasting lab
208859
VitaFrute™ Cocktails by VEEV®
Margarita
Opaque golden straw color. Bright, curious aromas and flavors of agave nectar, lime, sweet potato chip, and gingerbread cookie with a supple, crisp, medium body and a tingling, interesting, medium-length finish with elements of honey spice cookie, melon rind, and lime ice. A nice, easy-drinking margarita.
85 points $15.99
Date Tasted: in our Chicago tasting lab
208860
VitaFrute™ Cocktails by VEEV®
Lemonade
Hazy straw color. Delicate aromas and flavors of lemonade, melon, apple, and white sangria with a soft, crisp, off-dry light body and a swift finish. A pleasant light lemonade cocktail.
85 points $15.99
Date Tasted: in our Chicago tasting lab
215551
Tequiponch
Orange Margarita Cocktail
Brilliant neon golden yellow color. Delicate, curious, fruity waxy aromas of baked citrus, mint gelatin, scented candle, and rice cake with a bright, moderately sweet light-to-medium body and a smooth, quick orange drink and mango-lime relish finish. A nice citrusy, tangy margarita.
84 points $13.99
Date Tasted: in our Chicago tasting lab
215225
Jose Diego
Golden Margarita
Pale hazy slivery straw color. Delicate, citrusy, creamy herbal aromas of key lime custard, epazote and curry leaf, toasted marshmallow, and rice with a silky, bright, moderately sweet light-to-medium body and a smooth, interesting, crisp fruit salad and vanilla-banana pudding finish. Interesting creamy, tropical twist on a margarita.
84 points $16.99
Date Tasted: in our Chicago tasting lab
213176
Boris Cool
Lychee & Green Apple Malt Liquor
Bright clear color. Faint, unusual, floral fruity aromas of artichoke, candied orange and mango, and lychee with a supple, crisp, effervescent, moderately sweet light-to-medium body and a graceful, compelling, brisk apple soda, fruit cocktail, rose water, and elderflower finish. A pleasant floral fruity drink.
Date Tasted: in our Chicago tasting lab
215226
Tropic Isle Palms
Southern Hurricane
Light pink color. Bright, candied, fruity aromas of black cherry soda, watermelon jelly bean, and hint of marzipan cookie with a supple, tangy, moderately sweet body and a silky, short Hawaiian punch and orange baby aspirin finish. A candied fruit punch cocktail.
81 points $14.99
Date Tasted: in our Chicago tasting lab