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"It's a take on the Dark and Stormy," says Simon Toohey of Lobo Plantation. Toohey says he and fellow Lobo barkeep Jay Gray love medicinal-tasting American-style root beer (not to be confused with ginger beer). "It's an acquired taste, but if it's a taste you've acquired, you'll be drinking it all night long."

You'll need

50 ml Havana Añejo Especial 3 dashes of Angostura bitters To top: A&W root beer To garnish: lime halves To garnish: maraschino cherries and mint leaves

Method

  • 01
  • Fill a tall glass with large ice cubes. Add rum and bitters, top with root beer, garnish with lime, maraschino cherries and mint leaves and serve.

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