As the gentle spring air begins to warm and Easter approaches, it’s a wonderful time to celebrate new beginnings, love, and the promise of a lifetime. For those planning a Maui wedding, intertwining the joy of Easter with the excitement of an engagement announcement can create unforgettable memories. Here, we delve into crafting Easter-themed cocktails that will dazzle your guests and share innovative ideas for announcing your engagement, setting the stage for your dream wedding in Maui.

Easter-Themed Cocktails: A Toast to Love

Easter, with its vibrant palette and renewal themes, offers a bounty of inspiration for creating enchanting cocktails. Whether you’re hosting an intimate gathering or a grand soirée, these Easter-themed cocktails are perfect for toasting to your upcoming nuptials.

1. Lavender Lemon Fizz

Celebrate with a refreshing concoction that mirrors the hues of a Maui sunset. This cocktail combines the elegance of lavender with the zest of lemon, creating a perfectly balanced drink.


  • 2 oz gin
  • 1 oz lavender simple syrup
  • 1 oz fresh lemon juice
  • Soda water
  • Lemon twist and lavender sprig for garnish


  1. In a shaker filled with ice, combine the gin, lavender simple syrup, and lemon juice.
  2. Shake well and strain into a chilled glass.
  3. Top with soda water and garnish with a lemon twist and a sprig of lavender.

2. Carrot Cake Martini

Infuse your celebration with the flavors of a classic Easter dessert. This cocktail is a sweet treat that echoes the festive spirit.


  • 1.5 oz vanilla vodka
  • 1 oz hazelnut liqueur
  • 1 oz carrot juice
  • 0.5 oz cream
  • Cinnamon and sugar for rimming
  • Whipped cream and grated carrot for garnish


  1. Rim a martini glass with cinnamon and sugar.
  2. In a shaker filled with ice, combine vanilla vodka, hazelnut liqueur, carrot juice, and cream.
  3. Shake vigorously and strain into the prepared glass.
  4. Top with whipped cream and grated carrot.

3. Easter Egg Mojito

A playful twist on the classic mojito, this version adds a pop of color and an Easter vibe to your engagement announcement.


  • 2 oz white rum
  • 1 oz blue Curaçao
  • 1 oz coconut cream
  • 6 mint leaves
  • Soda water
  • Shredded coconut and mint sprig for garnish


  1. Muddle the mint leaves gently in the bottom of a glass.
  2. Add ice, white rum, blue Curaçao, and coconut cream.
  3. Stir well, then top with soda water.
  4. Garnish with shredded coconut and a mint sprig.

Announcing Your Engagement

With the perfect cocktail in hand, it’s time to share your joyous news. Maui, known for its breathtaking landscapes and aloha spirit, provides a stunning backdrop for your engagement announcement.

1. Easter Egg Hunt

Organize an Easter egg hunt for your family and friends. Inside one special egg, hide a note revealing your engagement. It’s a playful and memorable way to share your news.

2. Sunrise Beach Announcement

Capture the essence of Maui by planning a sunrise beach gathering. As the sky turns shades of pink and orange, announce your engagement against the backdrop of the ocean’s roar, making it a moment to remember.

3. Easter Basket Gifts

Prepare Easter baskets for your nearest and dearest, placing at the very bottom an egg containing the announcement of your engagement. This gesture combines the festive spirit of Easter with the personal joy of your upcoming wedding.

4. Cocktail Party Reveal

Host a cocktail party featuring your Easter-themed cocktails. Midway through the gathering, raise a toast and announce your engagement, marking the beginning of your journey to the altar in Maui.

Easter, a time of renewal and joy, is the perfect season to announce your engagement, especially when planning a wedding in the enchanting island of Maui. By blending the themes of Easter with the excitement of your forthcoming nuptials, you create a rich tapestry of memories that will be cherished forever. As you embark on this journey, remember that each sip of your carefully crafted cocktails and each shared moment of joy are the first steps toward a beautiful future together. Congratulations on your engagement, and may your Maui wedding be everything you’ve dreamed of and more.


Welcome to the vibrant world of Aloha Bars Maui, where the essence of the island’s lifestyle is poured into every glass, and the spirit of aloha infuses each concoction. Maui, known for its lush landscapes, breathtaking beaches, and the warm hospitality of its people, offers more than just a destination; it offers a way of life. At the heart of this lifestyle are the flavors and traditions that make Maui truly unique, especially when it comes to its cocktails. Today, we’re diving into the delightful realm of fruit punch cocktails—a staple that embodies the joyful, carefree, and communal spirit of the island.

The Art of Fruit Punch Cocktails in Maui

Fruit punch cocktails are not just drinks; they are a celebration of Maui’s abundant natural bounty. These beverages capture the island’s diverse agricultural landscape, from its volcanic soil nurturing the richest coffees to the sun-kissed orchards brimming with exotic fruits. It’s this variety of fresh ingredients that makes Maui fruit punch cocktails stand out.

Crafting the Perfect Island Sip

Creating the perfect fruit punch cocktail involves a delicate balance of flavors, where the sweetness of the fruit is complemented by the acidity of citrus, the bite of the spirits, and the subtle bitterness of aromatic bitters or herbs. Here are some of the best fruit punch cocktails that are a testament to the Maui lifestyle, crafted with the expertise and aloha spirit of Aloha Bars Maui:

1. Maui Sunrise Punch

Inspiration: The awe-inspiring sunrise at Haleakalā, where the sky bursts into colors as vibrant as the ingredients in this punch.

– Light and dark rum, embodying the diverse landscapes of Maui
– Fresh pineapple juice and orange juice, a nod to the island’s fruit heritage
– A splash of grenadine to mimic the sunrise
– Lime juice for a touch of acidity, balancing the sweetness

Preparation: This cocktail is mixed in a large punch bowl, allowing guests to serve themselves and share in the communal spirit of the island. The rums are blended with the fruit juices and lime, with grenadine added last to create a layered effect reminiscent of Maui’s famous sunrises.

2. Hana Harvest Punch

Inspiration: The lush, tropical beauty of the Road to Hana, known for its breathtaking views and fertile lands.

– Coconut rum, celebrating the island’s beloved palm trees
– Freshly squeezed mango and papaya juice, harvested from the island’s orchards
– A hint of vanilla extract, a nod to Maui’s aromatic flora
– Sparkling water for a refreshing fizz

Preparation: In a nod to the journey and discovery on the Road to Hana, this punch mixes tropical flavors with effervescence, creating a refreshing and invigorating drink that’s as adventurous as the road itself.

3. Lahaina Luau Bowl

Inspiration: The historic town of Lahaina, once the capital of the Hawaiian Kingdom, and now a vibrant hub for gatherings and luaus.

– Aged Hawaiian rum, rich in history
– A mix of guava, pineapple, and passion fruit juices, for a taste of the island’s diverse fruit offerings
– A dash of Angostura bitters for complexity
– Edible flowers for garnish, reflecting Maui’s natural beauty

Preparation: Served in a large, communal bowl, this punch is designed for sharing, embodying the spirit of luau and the communal joy found in Lahaina’s gatherings. The combination of aged rum and tropical juices with a floral garnish brings a piece of Maui’s heritage to every sip.

The Maui Lifestyle in Every Sip

At Aloha Bars Maui, we believe that a great cocktail does more than quench thirst—it tells a story, evokes emotions, and creates memories. Our fruit punch cocktails are designed to do just that, offering a taste of the Maui lifestyle that is rooted in community, natural beauty, and the spirit of aloha. Whether sipping a Maui Sunrise Punch as the day begins or gathering around a Lahaina Luau Bowl with friends, these cocktails are a celebration of all that makes Maui special.

In crafting these beverages, we use only the freshest, locally-sourced ingredients, supporting the island’s farmers and showcasing the incredible flavors that can only be found in Maui. Each drink is a testament to the island’s bounty, the warmth of its people, and the unforgettable experiences that await in this tropical paradise.

So, here’s to the joy, the beauty, and the aloha spirit that make Maui not just a place to visit, but a way to live. Cheers from Aloha Bars Maui, where every cocktail is a journey, and every sip is a memory in the making.


Welcome to the Aloha Bars Maui blog, where today we’re diving into the enchanting world of Spring Maui wedding cocktails. As the island blooms into the vibrant colors of spring, it’s the perfect backdrop for saying “I do.” The season’s essence captures a blend of renewal, love, and the eternal allure of the Hawaiian islands. At Aloha Bars Maui, we believe in creating cocktail experiences that not only elevate your special day but also mirror the beauty and spirit of Maui in every sip. Let’s embark on a journey through our curated selection of spring wedding cocktails, each designed to enchant, refresh, and celebrate love in the most memorable way.

The Art of Spring Wedding Cocktails

Spring in Maui whispers the tales of blooming plumerias, gentle ocean breezes, and the lush greenery that carpets the island. Our cocktail creations are inspired by this magical season, focusing on fresh, local ingredients, vibrant colors, and the balance of flavors that dance like the island’s sunset on your palate.

1. The Maui Whisper

Inspiration: The gentle whispers of the Maui ocean breeze and the serene beauty of spring mornings are encapsulated in this refreshing cocktail.

– 2 oz. Pau Maui Vodka, distilled from local pineapples
– 1 oz. fresh pink grapefruit juice
– 0.5 oz. rose syrup
– A splash of sparkling water
– Edible flowers for garnish

Preparation: Combine vodka, grapefruit juice, and rose syrup in a shaker with ice. Shake until well chilled, strain into a chilled glass, and top with sparkling water. Garnish with a sprinkle of edible flowers, capturing the essence of Maui’s spring bloom.

2. Lilikoi Love

Inspiration: Passion fruit, or lilikoi as it’s known in Hawaii, represents love and passion. This cocktail is a tribute to the lovers’ journey, vibrant and filled with depth.

– 2 oz. Old Lahaina Silver Rum
– 1 oz. lilikoi (passion fruit) puree
– 0.5 oz. lime juice
– 0.5 oz. simple syrup
– A sprig of mint and a lime wheel for garnish

Preparation: Shake all ingredients with ice vigorously. Strain into an ice-filled glass and garnish with mint and a lime wheel, offering a refreshing and passionate toast to love.

3. Spring Serenade

Inspiration: This cocktail is a serenade to the senses, inspired by the symphony of spring colors and fragrances that fill the Maui air.

– 2 oz. Ocean Organic Vodka
– 1 oz. elderflower liqueur
– 2 oz. cucumber juice
– 0.5 oz. lemon juice
– Cucumber ribbon and an edible orchid for garnish

Preparation: Combine all ingredients in a shaker with ice. Shake until frosty and strain into a glass. Garnish with a cucumber ribbon and an edible orchid, creating a visual and tasteful serenade to spring.

4. Aloha Sunset

Inspiration: No spring wedding in Maui is complete without a nod to the breathtaking sunsets. This cocktail captures the vibrant hues and romantic essence of the island’s end-of-day spectacle.

– 1.5 oz. Kula Toasted Coconut Rum
– 1 oz. mango nectar
– 0.5 oz. lime juice
– 0.5 oz. grenadine
– Pineapple wedge and cherry for garnish

Preparation: Pour grenadine into a glass, add ice, and set aside. Shake rum, mango nectar, and lime juice with ice. Gently strain over the grenadine, creating a layered effect. Garnish with a pineapple wedge and cherry, mirroring the stunning Maui sunset.

Personalization and Presentation

At Aloha Bars Maui, we believe that every cocktail tells a story—a story of love, the journey of two hearts, and the enchantment of Maui. Our mixologists are experts in personalizing cocktails to reflect your love story. Whether it’s incorporating ingredients that have a special meaning to you or designing a completely custom cocktail that speaks to your journey together, we’re here to make your wedding cocktail experience as unique as you are.

Embracing Local Flavors and Sustainability

Sustainability is at the heart of what we do. We prioritize local ingredients not only to capture the essence of Maui in every drink but also to support our local farmers and reduce our carbon footprint. From farm-to-table ingredients to eco-friendly practices, your wedding cocktails will not only taste good but also do good.

Spring weddings in Maui are a celebration of love, life, and the rebirth that the season symbolizes. At Aloha Bars Maui, we’re dedicated to making your special day unforgettable with spring maui wedding cocktails that are as unique and beautiful as your love story. As you plan your spring wedding in Maui, let us take you on a flavor journey that celebrates your union and the breathtaking beauty of the island. Cheers to love, spring, and the beginning of your forever.



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Copyright by Aloha Bars Maui 2019. All rights reserved.

Copyright by Aloha Bars Maui 2019. All rights reserved.