This one is a great choice for your next Holiday Party or gathering. When the nights are stormy but your heart is light, the choice is beginning to seem obvious. Light & Stormy of course!
- .5 oz. Vanilla Clove Syrup
- 2 oz. Humboldt Distillery Spiced Rum
- 1 oz. Dark Rum
- 2 Limes (For juice & garnish)
- .75 oz. Fresh Lime Juice
- Ginger Beer
Vanilla Clove Syrup:
- 1/2 Cup water
- 1/2 Cup sugar
- 1 Vanilla bean
- 6-8 Cloves
What to listen to while drinking:
Shake Hands With Santa Claus - Louis Prima
Vanilla Clove Syrup
Combine 1/2 cup water with 1/2 cup sugar. Bring to a boil and take off heat. Add a split vanilla bean and 6-8 cloves. Let sit one hour. Strain and store in fridge. Will last for two weeks.
Light & Stormy
Shake 2 oz Humboldt Distillery Spiced Rum, 1 oz dark rum, .75 oz lime juice, .5 oz vanilla clove syrup. Strain and pour over ice in a Collins glass. Top with good Ginger Beer and garnish with a lime wheel.
What are your holiday favorites to use Spiced Rum in during the holidays? Whatever your drinking, I hope your Holidays are filled with light & wonder.