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
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, medium-to-long lime taffy, orange drink, and pineapple finish. A tasty, lightly tropical margarita.
88 points $15.99 Best Buy
Jose Diego Golden Margarita
84 points
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, breezy fruit salad and vanilla-banana pudding finish. Interesting creamy, tropical twist on a margarita.
84 points $16.99
Tropic Isle Palms Southern Hurricane
81 points
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 watery body and a silky, short Hawaiian punch and orange baby aspirin finish. A candied fruit punch cocktail.
81 points $14.99