August 22nd, 2013 | By | 10 Comments

Thirsty Thursday | Dark & Stormy Recipe




The dark and stormy cocktail is the perfect mix of aloha and anarchy. Inspired by surviving bastard days at sea, this easy herbal combo will take the edge off and transport you to the tropics.


1 Ginger Beer
2 oz Dark Rum
2-3 Lime Wedges
2 oz Aloe Vera Gel 



-In a tumbler glass, pour the ginger ginger beer with room to spare at the top of glass
-Float float rum over beer until it starts to seep down through the ice
-Squeeze in lime wedges to your liking
-Proceed to nearest beach, and relax in the sun
-Wake up sun bunred and apply aloe vera gel to your torched skin


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