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First drink after you arrive?

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First drink after you arrive?

My husband and I were discussing our upcoming trip and have decided our first drink after we arrive will be a Balashi because we can't get them here in the US. What drink do you typically have or dream about having when you arrive in Aruba? We would love to hear!

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1. Re: First drink after you arrive?

I always look forward to our welcome glass of Champagne @ the Bucuti, after that it's pretty much Amstel Brights/Balashi Chill during the day and rum & coke from Happy hour on.

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2. Re: First drink after you arrive?

I am usually very thirsty from the long day of plane travel....we always have a couple of nice COLD Amstel Brights while we do our unpacking in the room. Then we hit the beach bar for happy hour for a Mojito. :)

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3. Re: First drink after you arrive?

Always an Aruba Ariba

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4. Re: First drink after you arrive?

Balashi for me....Miami Vice for the lady.

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5. Re: First drink after you arrive?

Another vote for Balashi. Something with fruit juice and vodka is the usual for wife. Margueritas rate high. On the rocks. No salt. Vodka instead of Tequila.

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6. Re: First drink after you arrive?

For me, a Slippery Monkey made with a shot of dark rum on the botton. After the straw is inserted, they pour about another shot down the straw.... COLD Amstel Brights for Hubby..

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7. Re: First drink after you arrive?

WATER is definitely the very first thing I drink upon arrival. I LOVE the water sooo much :)

First alcoholic drink is always a Brown Lady.

I hate beer but have no problem at all with Amstel Brights, can't believe how easily those go down. So refreshing!

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8. Re: First drink after you arrive?

OK trizi01, I'm flexable Brown Lady will do also. Evenings with a Chocolate Martini....

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9. Re: First drink after you arrive?

A dream about a Balashi Chill with a lime at Zeerovers, not because it's the best but it's Aruba!

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10. Re: First drink after you arrive?

Ice-cold Coca-Cola or barring that, Jack Daniel's w/club soda. Simple, effective.

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