For all the surprising rainfall we've been getting this summer, we're giving a toast to the classic Dark 'n' Stormy cocktail using our sweet Heartbreaker sugar rimmer.
Invented in Bermuda, this simple drink has two key parts - dark rum (the "dark") and ginger beer (the "stormy").
Our recipe uses Kraken spiced rum that pairs beautifully with a ginger beer. Since this is a pretty spicy drink, the Heartbreaker sugar rimmer softens this drink a lot by bringing out the sweet caramel notes in the rum.
- Pour 1 tablespoon of Heartbreaker cocktail rimmer onto a plate
- Moisten the rim of your glass with a lemon wedge and evenly dip your glass into rimmer
- Fill glass with ice, lime juice, ginger beer, and rum
- Garnish with a lime wedge
The trick to getting the layered look is to add the rum last, giving this drink the dark and stormy look it's named for.
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