Dark and Stormy Cocktail Recipe

Dark and Stormy Cocktail Recipe

[Photograph: Vicky Wasik]

The classic highball as served at The Spotted Pig in New York. Lime juice cuts the sweetness of ginger beer and Gosling's Rum while heightening the ginger's sharp bite.

  • Yield:makes 1 cocktail
  • Active time: 2 minutes
  • Total time:2 minutes

Ingredients

  • 3/4 ounce fresh lime juice, from 1 to 2 limes
  • 4 ounces ginger beer
  • 2 ounces Gosling's Black Seal Rum

Directions

  1. 1.

    Fill a highball glass with ice. Add, in layers, the lime juice, then the ginger beer, then the Goslings. Serve with a straw.