Dark & Stormy Cocktail Recipe

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Dark & Stormy Cocktail Recipe

Although the Dark & Stormy cocktail was not created in the windy blackness of London, nor in a bar that catered to the alcoholic needs of woebegone writers. In fact, the book has nothing to do with bad literary tropes or gothic language. The Dark and Stormy is a tropical drink that has its origins in the Caribbean, where rum and sailors are plentiful. You can call it a drink that was spilt out by the sea, more or less. This is a drink with a really cool name. Drinks like the dark and stormy are popular in the Caribbean. You can make the drink in no time, and it’s just as refreshing as any fruity rum drinks. Moscow mules are one of the best cocktails in the world, and this one is no exception. In order to make a great dark ‘n stormy, you will need dark rum with a lot of funky flavor along with some ginger beer.

Cocktail strength (from 1 to 10 scale)

The strength of Dark & Stormy Cocktail Recipe is 5 out of 10.



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Nutrition (calories per serving)

The estimated calories of Dark & Stormy Cocktail Recipe is 190 calories per serving.

Preparation time (minutes)

The time it takes to create Dark & Stormy Cocktail Recipe is 3 minutes.

Tools needed

  • Barspoon


  • Highball glass

Ingredients (ML/OZ)

  • 3 ounces ginger beer
  • 2 ounces dark rum
  • Ice
  • Freshly squeezed lime juice (optional)

Steps to Make It

  • Put all of the ingredients into a highball glass, including the cubes of ice.
  • Stir using a barspoon.
  • Put the lime juice (if desired).
  • Serve and enjoy!

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