[peen-yuh koh-lah-duh, kuh-lah-]
- a tall mixed drink of rum, cream of coconut, pineapple juice, and ice usually frappéed in a blender.
- a flavor of ice cream, soft drinks, etc., made with coconut milk and pineapple juice.
Origin of piña colada
1920–25; < Spanish: literally, strained pineapple
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- a drink consisting of pineapple juice, coconut, and rum
C20: from Spanish, literally: strained pineapple
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Word Origin and History for pina colada
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