5 to Try: Exotic Cocktails

Alluring, sweet and downright dangerous: Drinks dressed to thrill.

Updated: February 24, 2003

5 to Try


821 W 21ST St, Norfolk, VA 23517

Get fired up with El Diablo, a zesty drink that's part tequila, part lime juice, and part ginger ale.


271 Granby St, Norfolk, VA 23510

Combining Absolut Vanilla with a Spanish liqueur, the sugar-rimmed Dreamsicle lets you relive your childhood while drinking like an adult.

Shogun Japanese Steak House & Sushi Bar

550 First Colonial Rd, Virginia Beach, VA 23451

The Flaming Volcano--a rum meets Mai Tai combo--is an iced punch where the liquor's ablaze in your goblet.

Hot Tuna Bar & Grill

2817 Shore Dr, Virginia Beach, VA 23451

The fruity Jamaican Me Crazy is a rum-heavy 16-ouncer that puts you in a Jimmy Buffet mood all year round.