Dark ‘n’ Stormy recipe

Dark ‘n’ Stormy is described by Wikipedia as A dark ‘n’ stormy is a highball cocktail made with dark rum and ginger beer served over ice and garnished with a slice of lime. Lime juice and simple syrup are also frequently added. This drink is very similar to the Moscow mule, except that the Dark ‘n’ Stormy has dark rum instead of vodka.

This article on Dark ‘n’ Stormy Cocktail walks you through the recipe for its preparation and will provide you with a guide on how you can prepare it yourself.


2 oz. black rum

3 oz. ginger beer

0.5 oz. lime juice


Lime, for garnish

Gadgets for Dark ‘n’ Stormy preparation

Highball glass



bar spoon

drinking straws

Preparation of Dark ‘n’ Stormy

  1. Fill a highball glass to the top with ice
  2. Pour in 0.5 oz. of lime juice, 3 oz. of ginger beer and 2 oz. of black rum
  3. stir gently
  4. Garnish with a lime wedge

This cocktail is prepared in 5 minutes and uses the build technique. If you are able to prepare this at home by yourself, send us a comment. However, questions and critiques are welcome.

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