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Solar Eclipse Cocktail

Stare at this cocktail for as long as you’d like

By serving this pitch black cocktail in a grapefruit, you’ll recreate the look of a solar eclipse. This unique cocktail is as enjoyable to look at as it is to drink.

This recipe is courtesy of Mount Gay Rum.


  • 2 Ounces rum, preferably Mount Gay Eclipse
  • 4 Ounces ginger beer
  • 1 Teaspoon activated charcoal
  • 1 grapefruit, carved out


Mix rum and activated charcoal in a glass with ice.

Strain into carved out grapefruit and top with ginger beer.