Posted by Melissa Lyden / Monday, October 29th, 2012
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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