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10 Rainy Day Cocktails to Drink

A rainy day might not be the best for a party, but there’s nothing wrong with enjoying a rainy day cocktail from the comfort of your home.

In a rainy day drops of rain fall in the surface of a red drink on the brick floor

These delightful drinks are designed to be savored when raindrops paint a rhythmic symphony on your windows. Whether you find yourself nestled by a roaring fire or seeking refuge on a rain-kissed patio, these cocktails are the ideal companions. They boast a captivating array of flavors, from comforting, spiced infusions to revitalizing citrus blends. Embark on a journey where each sip is a taste of the extraordinary, a fragrant oasis amidst the downpour.

Dark and Stormy

dark n stormy cocktail with goslings rum, ginger beer, and lime in background

The Dark and Stormy cocktail boasts a robust, full-bodied profile, with the rich, caramel notes of dark rum mingling harmoniously with the fiery kick of ginger beer. This classic concoction captures the essence of a stormy night, offering a perfect blend of sweetness and spice that tantalizes the palate. Its simplicity, comprising only dark rum, ginger beer, ice cubes, and a lime garnish, ensures a delightful ease of preparation. Best savored during cozy, rainy evenings, the Dark and Stormy envelops you in warmth and comfort, making it the ultimate choice for those seeking a comforting elixir when the rain pours down.


Hot Buttered RumChata

Hot Buttered RumChata
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Hot Buttered RumChata, a cozy embrace on a rainy day, combines the rich, velvety allure of RumChata liqueur with a comforting blend of softened salted butter, brown sugar, apple pie spice, and vanilla extract. This heartwarming elixir delights the palate with its creamy sweetness and subtle hints of cinnamon. What sets it apart is its simplicity; with common kitchen staples, you can whip up a steaming mug of indulgence in no time. Best enjoyed while raindrops serenade your windowpane, this cocktail envelops you in a warm, comforting hug that makes it the ultimate rainy day companion.


Damn-the Weather Cocktail

Damn-the Weather Cocktail
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The Damn-the-Weather Cocktail is a harmonious marriage of Hayman’s London Dry Gin, orange curaçao liqueur, rosso vermouth, and freshly squeezed orange juice. This delightful concoction boasts a delightful blend of citrusy brightness and the herbal depth of gin, with the orange liqueur providing a kiss of sweetness. What sets it apart is its simplicity and versatility – easily crafted at home with common ingredients. Best enjoyed on a rainy day, it warms the soul and brings sunshine to the gloomiest weather. The Damn-the-Weather Cocktail effortlessly captures the essence of comfort and conviviality.


Rainy Day Blackberry Lavender Spritzer

Rainy Day Blackberry Lavender Spritzer
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The Rainy Day Blackberry Lavender Spritzer embodies a delightful fusion of fruity and floral notes. Its essence lies in the harmonious blend of blackberries and fresh lavender, creating a subtly sweet and aromatic profile that sets it apart from conventional cocktails. This delightful concoction comprises blackberries, lavender syrup, sparkling water, and a splash of citrus, ensuring an effortlessly enjoyable experience. Best savored indoors on a rainy afternoon, it offers the perfect balance of comforting familiarity and a touch of novelty, making it the ultimate choice for cozy gatherings or solo moments of self-indulgence.


Hot Toddy

hot toddy cocktail made from whiskey and tea

A Hot Toddy, with its comforting blend of black tea, blended whiskey, lemon juice, and honey, offers a symphony of warmth and soothing flavors. This classic rainy day elixir marries the boldness of whiskey with the subtle citrusy kick of lemon, while honey provides a silky sweetness that envelops the taste buds. What sets it apart is its simplicity; it’s a concoction easily prepared in the comfort of your own home, best enjoyed as rain taps the windows, and unrivaled in its ability to chase away the chill. Garnished with a lemon wedge, it’s the ideal companion for cozying up indoors during a downpour.


Stormy Weather

Stormy Weather
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The Stormy Weather cocktail effortlessly marries the bold richness of red wine with the sultry depth of dark or aged rum. Lime juice and agave nectar lend a tantalizing zing, perfectly balanced by a dash of aromatic bitters. What sets it apart is the crowning glory of ginger beer, imparting a warm and spicy kick that harmonizes with the ensemble. Best enjoyed on those cozy rainy afternoons, this cocktail is a comforting companion, delivering layers of flavor that evolve with each sip. It’s the ideal choice for those seeking a delightful escape from the storm outside.


Seattle Sipper Cocktail

Seattle Sipper Cocktail
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The Seattle Sipper Cocktail marries the warmth of Westland Distillery Whiskey with the subtle embrace of maple syrup. Resulting in a rich and velvety base that welcomes a hint of Campari’s bittersweet intrigue. Its complexity is accentuated by the aromatic dance of a rosemary sprig and the bright zest of a lemon wedge, offering a delightful interplay of flavors. What sets this concoction apart is the finishing touch of Angostura Bitters, which lends it a captivating depth. Best enjoyed on rainy days, it’s the perfect companion for cozy indoor gatherings, boasting an inviting complexity that transforms any moment into a memorable one.


Purple Rain Cocktail

Purple Rain Cocktail
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The Purple Rain Cocktail, a delightful fusion of vodka, Blue Curacao, Grenadine, and pineapple juice, offers an exquisite taste adventure. This vibrant concoction boasts a beguiling blend of sweet and tangy notes, with a hint of citrusy zest. What sets it apart is the mesmerizing visual appeal, thanks to the signature purple hue, adorned with a playful sprinkle of corn syrup and garnished with limes and cherries. Best savored on a cozy, rainy evening, it provides a comforting escape, making it the ultimate choice for those seeking a touch of whimsy and warmth on a drizzly day.


Spiked Hot Apple Cider

Spiked Hot Apple Cider
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Savor the warm embrace of Spiked Hot Apple Cider, a comforting elixir brimming with rich, orchard-fresh flavors. A harmonious blend of unfiltered apple juice, aromatic spices, and a generous pour of spiced rum yields a drink that exudes the essence of fall. The fragrant infusion of orange slices, cinnamon sticks, star anise, cloves, allspice, and ginger root transforms this beverage into a cozy indulgence. Best enjoyed on a drizzly autumn afternoon, this cocktail envelops you in a cocoon of soothing warmth. Making it the ultimate choice for those seeking a quintessential rainy day companion that stands apart from the rest.


Mulled Wine

Mulled Wine
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Mulled Wine, a comforting elixir for dreary days, boasts a rich symphony of flavors. Start with a mid-range bottle of fruity, full-bodied red or white wine; Zinfandel, Merlot, or Grenache work wonders. The addition of brandy, traditional yet replaceable with Cointreau or tawny port, elevates the warmth. Fresh oranges, both sliced into the brew and as a garnish, infuse a citrusy brightness. Cinnamon sticks and a medley of mulling spices, featuring cloves and star anise, offer a cozy, aromatic embrace. Sweetening options, like classic sugar or the mellow sweetness of maple syrup or honey, cater to your palate. 


In a rainy day drops of rain fall in the surface of a red drink on the brick floor

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Written by Paul Kushner

Founder and CEO of MyBartender. Graduated from Penn State University. He always had a deep interest in the restaurant and bar industry. His restaurant experience began in 1997 at the age of 14 as a bus boy. By the time he turned 17 he was serving tables, and by 19 he was bartending/bar managing 6-7 nights a week.

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