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Puerto RIcan Eggnogish coconut drink

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A Puerto Rican man told me about a holiday drink that is very much like eggnog but with added coconut. He said I could find it in Dominican and Puerto Rican Markets. Does anyone know the name of this drink and where I could find it? I would like to serve it at XMAS.
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  1. coquito.

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      laura herbert

      i'm pretty sure you're thinking of cocquito--which is easy to remember, 'cause it sounds (and tastes) like "cookie dough." you can find it pre-mixed in some liquor stores, but the good/fresh stuff is nearly impossible to find, so i'd suggest you make it yourself:

      Coquito

      28 Ounces Coconut Milk
      2 Cups Bacardi rum
      14 Ounces Condensed milk
      4 Egg yokes
      1/2 Teaspoon Cinnamon
      Nutmeg

      Add the coconut milk or cream, condensed milk, four egg yokes, rum and the cinnamon in the blender and blend well. Pour into a bottle and refrigerate well.
      Serve in small cups and sprinkle top lightly with nutmeg.

      Link: http://www.hechoenpuertorico.org/comi...

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      1. re: laura herbert

        Thank you so much, I really appreciate it!

        1. re: laura herbert

          wow! yum! i must try this!:) thanks!

        2. my friend uses malibu rum, boy is it delicious! She is giving me a bottle of homemade coquito on Sunday!