When it comes to spirits, everybody loves rum. It’s deliciously sweet, lightly spiced, and generally pretty affordable. In fact, rum’s sweet and spicy balance makes it a perfect base for crafting cocktails. An array of fruits, juices, and liqueurs play beautifully off rum’s versatile profile. Many of our favorite cocktails begin with our beloved distilled […]
When it comes to quality rum, we recommend setting the sugary mixers aside and enjoying this delicious spirit on its own. It’s the best way to truly experience all that it has to offer. When looking for good-quality rum, you’re going to want to look to the sun-soaked Caribbean with its plethora of distilleries and bottles.
Americans drink 40 percent of the world’s rum. There’s Bacardi, Sailor Jerry’s, Appleton Estate, the list goes on. What it does not include is arguably the best rum of them all: Havana Club rum from Cuba. For 55 years, Americans have been starved of Havana Club.
If you’re into using inventive cocktail ingredients, then it’s time you get to know horchata. It’s milky, sweet, refreshing, and has the potential to make dangerously delicious drinks. Seriously. If the world is fine with milk vodka (which it is), then everyone needs to be head over heels about horchata. Horchata is a beverage by […]
After the long, dark months of winter, Daylight Savings is finally here. Say goodbye to those dull, dreary afternoons and hello to an extra hour of glorious sunshine every day. The only — and we mean only — downfall here, is losing that one precious hour of Saturday night sleep when our clocks make that […]
Send all queries to firstname.lastname@example.org Can I put my white wine in my Soda Stream and make sparkling wine? It won’t really become the same thing. Sparkling wine is made via a secondary fermentation into a sealed tank or bottle. During fermentation, the byproduct of yeast-eating sugar is alcohol and CO2.
There’s no better time to visit the Caribbean than now. While your friends are commuting through snow and slush and wearing five layers anytime they go outside, you’ll be in a swimsuit getting a tan, a rum punch in hand at all times. Plus, you can go on a rum tour.
By Merriam-Webster’s definition, grog can be either “any alcoholic drink (such as beer),” or “an alcoholic drink containing liquor (such as rum) mixed with water.” It can also be a liquor “cut with water and now often served hot with lemon juice and sugar.” There’s no misconception about who grog is for either, since the […]
Whatever your feelings on Columbus Day — beyond the profound sense of joy if you do indeed get the day off — it’s hard not to be impressed by those sea voyages of yore. You know, the whole challenging-an-angry-sea thing with no certain sense of success, let alone safety; also the whole thing about who […]