This Halloween cocktail is a play on the traditional dark and stormy. It’s made a little more gruesome with a black sugar rim and gummy insects or worms. Make it a mocktail for kids and non drinkers by omitting the rum and adding some fruit juice.
The Dark and Stormy Cocktail
Black sugar (found in the cake decorating aisle at the grocery during Halloween season)
2 oz spiced rum (Captain Morgan, Sailor Jerry’s etc…)
6- 8 0z ginger ale or ginger beer
assorted gummy insects and worms (found in candy aisle at Halloween)
Take a highball glass and run a lime wedge around the top of the glass, dip into black sugar poured on a small plate or saucer.
Add ice, rum and ginger ale or beer. stir then add gummy creatures and serve.