How to Make the Dark Incantation, a Cinnamon-Bourbon Brew for Your Best Witches

Welcome to Boozinette. This is the Dark Incantation.

  • 2 oz clove bourbon
  • 1/2 oz cinnamon syrup
  • 2 dash Angostura bitters
  • 750 ml bourbon
  • 2 oz whole cloves
  • 2 whole orange peels

Place ingredients in a container. Let sit for 24 hours. Strain and label “All-The-Time-Quil.”

  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 cup water
  • 4 broken cinnamon sticks

Pour all ingredients into a pot & bring to a boil. Lower heat to a simmer for 15-20 minutes. Strain, contain, let cool and refrigerate.


Pour all ingredients into a mixing glass with ice. Stir with enchantment for 25-30 seconds. Strain into a lowball over ice. Garnish with a cinnamon stick and try to use your powers for good. Snacks, revenge, time travel, you know the score.


David is an artist from Ridgewood, Queens, that makes drinks, drawings, and questionable decisions in the name of scientific regress. You can find him bartending at Huckleberry Bar when he isn’t at his drafting table. Follow him@drawdavedraw.

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