Prepare for the Solar Eclipse with this Total Eclipse of the Heart Cocktail


On August 21, 2017, a total solar eclipse will darken the skies from Oregon to South Carolina, along a stretch of land about 70 miles (113 kilometers) wide. People who flocked to this “path of totality” for the big event are in for an unforgettable experience.

Here is Space.com’s complete guide to the 2017 total solar eclipse and a cocktail to ensure you get the most out of this incredible experience.

Total Eclipse of the Heart Cocktail

  • 1 ounce rum, preferably Mount Gay Eclipse
  • 1 ounce dark herbal liqueur
  • 1 ounce pineapple juice
  • 3/4 ounces lime juice
  • 3/4 ounces cane syrup
  • Splash of sparkling red wine

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