The classics never fail you -- especially on a hot summer day!

Try these recipes for a Malibu Pina Colada and a Patron Margarita -- easy to mix and always irresistible! The key ingredients for each are available right now at Peace Bridge Duty Free: Malibu rum is $17 for a 1-liter bottle, and Patron tequila stars at $42 -- and as always, there's no tax!

Malibu Pina Colada

Ingredients

2 parts (100 ml) Malibu rum
1 part (50 ml) coconut cream
1 part (50 ml) pineapple juice
Fresh pineapple wedges

Directions

Fill a shaker with ice cubes. Add Malibu and coconut cream. Shake, and strain into a highball glass filled with crushed ice. Top off with pineapple juice, then garnish with fresh pineapple and a cherry.

Classic Patron Margarita

Ingredients

1.5 ounces of your favorite Patron tequila
1/2 ounce Triple Sec
1 ounce fresh lime or lemon juice
Salt (optional)

Directions

Shake all ingredients with cracked ice. Use the fruit rind to moisten the rim of the glass, then spin the glass around upside down in salt to salt the rim. Strain the cocktail mix into the glass. You can also serve it over the rocks or in a blender for a frozen margarita.