Red Lobster is an American casual dining restaurant chain that is owned and operated by Darden Restaurants, Inc., headquartered in Orlando, Florida. The company also has operations in Canada, the United Arab Emirates, and Japan. As of May 29, 2011, there are 698 Red Lobster locations worldwide.
Red Lobster was founded in 1968 by entrepreneurs Bill Darden and Charley Woodsby. Originally billed as a "Harbor for Seafood Lovers", the first restaurant in Lakeland, Florida, was followed by several others throughout the southeast. In 1970, General Mills acquired Red Lobster as a five-unit company. With new backing, the chain expanded rapidly in the 1980s.
Sunset Passion Colada
SUNSET PASSION COLADA
Red Lobster Restaurant Copycat Recipe
Makes 1 drink
1 1/4 ounces coconut rum
4 ounces pina colada drink mix
1 ounce strawberry daiquiri mix
Place rum and pina colada mix in blender with ice. Blend until smooth. Pour into a tall glass and top with the strawberry daquiri mix. The daquiri mix sits on top for a pretty presentation.