Canned coconut juice can be used in piña colada recipes. Canned coconut products for use in a piña colada, include canned cream of coconut, which consists of cooked coconut and coconut water with added sugar.
To make a simple piña colada recipe that includes canned cream of coconut. combine 1 cup of ice, 1.5 ounces of white or gold rum, 2 ounces of unsweetened pineapple juice, 1/2 ounce of heavy cream and 1 ounce of cream of coconut in a blender. Blend the mixture until smooth, and serve in piña colada glasses garnished with a wedge of pineapple and a cherry.