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Dark 'N' Stormy | Cocktail

  • 50 ml dark rum
  • 4 lime quarters
  • 1 1/2 bar spoon brown sugar
  • a splash of ginger beer
  • one lime wedge

This is how the Dark `N` Stormy is prepared:

Chill highball glass with soda water. Place 4 lime quarters in mixing bowl and add 1 1/2 bar spoons brown sugar. Blend ingredients. Add 50 ml dark rum. Fill blender jar with ice and shake vigorously for 10 to 15 seconds. Taste. Add fresh ice to a highball glass and strain the drink over the ice. Top with ginger beer and add a straw. Garnish with a lime wedge.

Did you know?

This drink gained great popularity in the yachting community on the East Coast of the United States, as it was brought home by various sailors who visited Bermuda.

Dark `N` Stormy Cocktail