About Fruit Flavored RTD

About Fruit Flavored RTD
Fruit flavored RTDs 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

Cuesta Mesa Margarita
88 points
$15.99
Best Buy
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
Largo Bay Hurricane
84 points
$14.99
Minutely hazy neon coral pink color. Aromas and flavors of amaretto, orange peels, bright red maraschino cherry, and Hawaiian punch with a satiny, tangy, very sweet medium body and a buoyant orange Sour Patch Kids candies finish. A fruity, tangy pink treat that will appeal to amaretto sour drinkers.
84 points $14.99
Tequiponch Orange Margarita Cocktail
84 points
$13.99
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
Jose Diego Golden Margarita
84 points
$16.99
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
Boris Cool Lychee & Green Apple Malt Liquor
84 points
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.
Tropic Isle Palms Southern Hurricane
81 points
$14.99
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
Boris Cool Raspberry & Hibiscus Malt Liquor
81 points
Clear color. Delicate, fruity aromas of raspberry nonpareil and custard, candied yams, hibiscus and jasmine tea, and floral soap with a supple, crisp, finely carbonated, sweet medium body and an effortless, snappy bubblegum, fruit punch, and pear soda finish. A bubblegum like rtd.
ShotPak Strawberry Daiquiri
80 points
$15
Neon fuchsia color. Lively, fruity, medicinal aromas and flavors of cherry cough syrup and cranberry relish with a supple, vibrant, sweet light-to-medium body and an effortless, carefree strawberry lemonade and berry candy finish. A sweet berry cocktail.