Stormy Sips: 5 Hurricane-Themed Cocktails

Posted by / Monday, October 29th, 2012

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Hunker down at home and make these cocktails to sip on while Hurricane Sandy brews.

The Frankenstormy [Robert Paynes-Peterson/The Examiner]
“In the spirit of the Halloween superstorm season, we present the Frankenstormy, a spooky riff on the classic Dark ‘n Stormy, the unofficial cocktail of Bermuda (which has seen its fair share of hurricanes).”

Jim Beam Autumn Wind Cocktail [TMR Zoo]
“If you are sitting around the fireplace in the dark tonight, a nice cocktail will warm your bones.”

Jim Beam Manhattan [TMR Zoo]
A spin on the classic cocktail “for our friends braving the storm in New York.”

Stormy Morning Cocktail [My Crowded Head]
“This crazy concoction is the Purple Rain. Do it!”

Hurricane Cocktail
[Food Network]
The most appropriately themed cocktail for today’s weather! This recipe will yield plenty for those who have unexpected company.

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3 Responses

John Says:


Definitely a fan of the Hurricane and not just because of Sandy. LOL. Dark Rum and Passion Fruit is an excellent mix.

Jon Says:


I created a Dark-and-Stormy meets the northeast, subbing in local gin for the rum; turned out quite tasty: http://www.audreyandjon.com/recipe/cocktail/dark-and-sandy

Melissa Says:


Hope you guys stayed safe and enjoyed a mixed drink
or three. Looking forward to trying Jon’s recipe!

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