Hurricane Ethel
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Hurricane Ethel
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The Hurricane Ethel is a vibrant and tropically-inspired cocktail that boasts a rich red hue and a multilayered flavor profile. This drink is typically served in a highball glass and ... more The Hurricane Ethel is a vibrant and tropically-inspired cocktail that boasts a rich red hue and a multilayered flavor profile. This drink is typically served in a highball glass and combines the sweet, tangy essence of pineapple juice with the citrus notes of triple sec and the complexity of white rum. A generous measure of grenadine adds both sweetness and a depth of color, while overproof rum provides a potent kick. The result is a fruity and powerful concoction that packs a punch, reminiscent of tropical storms after which it could be named. Its bold flavors make the Hurricane Ethel a memorable choice for those who enjoy strong and sweet tropical cocktails.
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White rum
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15% | 7.2 units *

Highball glass

Ingredients

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Method
How to make a Hurricane Ethel

Serves 1 · Takes 3 minutes
Add triple sec, Bacardi Superior rum and Bacardi 151 to a highball glass with ice
Pour in pineapple juice and stir
Top up with grenadine and serve
~ Recipe is enough for 2 glasses. ~

Learn more about some of the mixology terms used in this cocktail

·  Highball  ·  Stir  · 

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FAQ's

SERVING_SUGGESTIONS

What is the recommended way to serve a Hurricane Ethel?

Hurricane Ethel should be served in a highball glass, following the cold and stirred preparation method. The highball glass allows for a generous amount of the cocktail while maintaining its aesthetic appeal. Ensure the ingredients are well mixed and served at a cold temperature for the best experience.

INGREDIENT_SUBSTITUTIONS

Can I substitute the overproof rum in Hurricane Ethel with something less strong?

Yes, overproof rum in Hurricane Ethel can be substituted with a regular dark rum if you're looking for a less intense alcohol content. This substitution will still retain the cocktail's character while making it slightly milder.

OCCASION_SUITABILITY

What occasions are best suited for serving Hurricane Ethel?

Given its tropical and refreshing nature, Hurricane Ethel is best suited for summer parties, beach gatherings, or any occasion that calls for colorful and exotic drinks. Its vibrant mix makes it a fun choice for celebrations and casual socializing.

CUSTOMIZATION_IDEAS

How can I customize the Hurricane Ethel to make it unique?

To customize Hurricane Ethel, consider adding fresh fruit garnishes like pineapple wedges or maraschino cherries. You can also experiment with different juices, such as orange juice or mango juice, to adjust the flavor profile. Additionally, tweaking the ratios of the ingredients can help you find a balance that suits your taste.

ALCOHOL_CONTENT_COMPARISON

How does the alcohol content in Hurricane Ethel compare to other tropical cocktails?

With a 15% alcohol content, Hurricane Ethel is on the stronger side compared to many other tropical cocktails, which often range from 10% to 12% alcohol by volume (ABV). The inclusion of overproof rum is a primary factor in its higher alcohol content, making it a more potent choice for those seeking a stronger tropical drink.

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