We’re not sure how we ended up talking about superstitions and comic book characters in one episode, but it happened.
The Black Cat Cocktail
4 ounces cold cola
4 ounces cranberry juice
2 ounces cherry brandy
2 ounces vodka
1/2 teaspoon syrup from Luxardo cherries, plus cherries, for garnish
Fill 2 glasses with ice. Add the cola, cranberry juice, cherry brandy, vodka and cherry syrup to a shaker. Stir vigorously. Pour into the glasses. Garnish with the cherries and serve immediately.
An object, either natural or man-made, believed to be endowed with special powers to protect or bring good fortune. Amulets are carried on the person or kept in the place that is the desired sphere of influence.