If you like piña coladas, try this lower-calorie version using ripe bananas blended with fresh pineapple and coconut milk. Serve it in festive tropical-drink glasses.

EatingWell Test Kitchen
Source: EatingWell Magazine, July/August 2009


Recipe Summary

10 mins
Nutrition Profile:


Ingredient Checklist


Instructions Checklist
  • Puree bananas, diced pineapple, pineapple juice, coconut milk and ice in a blender. Stir in rum. Divide among 4 glasses. Garnish with pineapple wedges.



Tip: Refrigerate leftover coconut milk for up to 1 week or freeze for up to 2 months. It will appear separated when thawed; simply mix until smooth.

Nutrition Facts

229 calories; protein 1.6g 3% DV; carbohydrates 27.9g 9% DV; exchange other carbs 2; dietary fiber 2.2g 9% DV; sugars 17.5g; fat 2.3g 4% DV; saturated fat 1.6g 8% DV; cholesterolmg; vitamin a iu 64.8IU 1% DV; vitamin c 31.1mg 52% DV; folate 30.5mcg 8% DV; calcium 18.4mg 2% DV; iron 0.5mg 3% DV; magnesium 29mg 10% DV; potassium 338.9mg 10% DV; sodium 12.1mg 1% DV; thiamin 0.1mg 9% DV.

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Rating: 5 stars
Delicious! My roommates and I made these last night using Malibu Original Coconut Rum and they were so delicious! Very easy to make. We'll definitely be making these again in the future! Read More
Rating: 5 stars
We loved this recipe but thought it needed a bit more coconut milk and slightly less banana. Just for fun we added a few strawberries for color. Delicious! Read More