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Copycat Ocean Water

Ocean party, shark week fun, or just because; This copycat ocean water drink is always a hit with any crowd.
Prep Time3 mins
Total Time3 mins
Course: Beverage
Cuisine: American
Servings: 1 drink
Author: [email protected]


  • ½ Tablespoon sugar
  • 1 tablespoon water
  • ½ teaspoon coconut extract
  • 12 oz Sprite
  • blue food coloring optional


  • Add ½ tablespoon sugar to a small bowl and 1 tablespoon of water.
  • Mix for just a second and pop in the microwave for about 30 seconds- just to dissolve. Set the mixture aside to cool.
  • Fill your glass with ice. Add your 12oz of Sprite to the glass and set aside.
  • Grab your cooled sugar mixture and add ½ teaspoon coconut extract & blue food coloring. Stir.
  • Dump into your glass of Sprite and mix well.
  • You can dress up your Ocean Water with a couple of gummy fish, or a life saver on a string hanging from the straw. It just makes it more fun!

Low Sugar

  • Replace the sprite with a lemon or lime sparkling water instead.