Mardi Gras is nearly here, and that means it’s time for a New Orleans-style celebration. No beverage is more appropriate for the occasion than the hurricane.
The drink is traditionally a mix of light and dark rum, grenadine and an assortment of fruit juices. A well-mixed hurricane packs a sweet, sour and powerful punch. It’s the perfect companion for king cake, beignets and bead-throwing.
If you can't get down to the French Quarter this February, here are some places around D.C. to enjoy this classic southern drink.Read More