Paradise Found. Kick back with some chilled-out tunes and cool tropical cocktails this summer in a tropical inspired setting. Dress up your indoor or outdoor living area with summery yellows, fresh pineapples, potted palms and tropical coloured peacock chairs ... my current obsession. Invite your friends over and whip up a batch of rum flavoured cocktails to get the party started! Here's an easy recipe to get you in the mood ....!
The Classic Dark and Stormy is typically considered a warm weather cocktail with its roots in the white sands of Bermuda. It’s a staple in the Caribbean where it’s spicy effervescence is a great foil to the heat. It's light and sparkling with lots of zest and a kick of ginger.
- 1 slice fresh ginger
- 2 oz dark rum
- 1/2 oz ginger syrup (optional)
- 4 oz ginger beer
- 1 lime wedge (for garnish)