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🍹 Refreshing Lychee Cocktail and Panna Cotta Recipe 🍮

Indulge in the exotic flavors of a refreshing lychee cocktail and luscious lychee panna cotta. Learn how to make this delicious recipe with fresh lychees, white rum, lime, mint leaves, gelatin, and more.

Refreshing Lychee Cocktail and Lychee Panna Cotta

You will need:

  • fresh lycheesFresh Lychees
  • white rum bottleWhite Rum
  • limeLime
  • mint leavesMint Leaves
  • sugarSugar
  • gelatinGelatin
  • heavy creamHeavy Cream
  • vanilla extractVanilla Extract
  • lychee juiceLychee Juice


  1. Start by preparing the lychee cocktail. Peel and pit fresh lychees, then muddle them in a glass.
  2. Add a shot of white rum, the juice of half a lime, and a couple of mint leaves.
  3. Stir well and top up with crushed ice. Your refreshing lychee cocktail is ready to serve.
  4. For the lychee panna cotta, begin by sprinkling gelatin over lychee juice and let it bloom for 5 minutes.
  5. In a saucepan, heat heavy cream, sugar, and vanilla extract until the sugar dissolves. Do not let it boil.
  6. Remove from heat and stir in the gelatin mixture until it dissolves completely.
  7. Pour the mixture into serving glasses and refrigerate for at least 4 hours or until set.
  8. Serve the lychee panna cotta chilled, garnished with fresh lychees. Enjoy your exotic dessert!


You can adjust the sweetness of the cocktail and the panna cotta according to your taste. Also, ensure the panna cotta is well set before serving.

Transport your taste buds to the vibrant streets of Southeast Asia with our Refreshing Lychee Cocktail and Lychee Panna Cotta. This exotic duo is a celebration of the unique, sweet, and slightly tart flavor of lychees. Whether you're an adventurous foodie or a classic dessert lover, these recipes are sure to delight.

The lychee cocktail, with its blend of fresh lychees, tangy lime, and aromatic mint, is a refreshing treat that's perfect for a sunny afternoon. The addition of white rum adds a kick that balances the sweetness, making it a favorite among adults. If you're planning a summer party, this cocktail is a must-try. For those who prefer non-alcoholic beverages, we have a range of mocktail recipes that are equally refreshing and flavorful.

Our Lychee Panna Cotta is a creamy, silky dessert that will leave you craving for more. The combination of lychee juice, heavy cream, and vanilla extract creates a delicate flavor profile that's complemented by the gelatin's smooth texture. This dessert is a wonderful way to end a meal or to enjoy as a midday treat. If you're looking for more exotic fruit-inspired desserts, check out our collection of recipes featuring unique fruits from around the world.

Remember, the key to a great dish lies in the balance of flavors. Feel free to adjust the sweetness of both the cocktail and the panna cotta to suit your palate. If you're new to cooking with gelatin, our FAQ section has some helpful tips to ensure your panna cotta sets perfectly.

So, are you ready to embark on a culinary adventure? Grab your apron, gather your ingredients, and let's dive into the fascinating world of lychees. Happy cooking!