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Monthly Archives: December 2008

Drinks Around The World

Drinks Around The World

Spend the next 24 hours celebrating the New Year over and over and over again. Chow.com has an appropriate drink…
Zombie Lesson

Zombie Lesson

Beachbum Berry mixes up a Zombie and talks shop with the Cocktail Chicks on the most recent episode of In…
Reinventing Trader Vic’s-Chicago

Reinventing Trader Vic’s-Chicago

Chicago tiki-heads celebrate the big re-opening of Trader Vic’s. After 48 years at the Palmer House, TV’s has a new…
Fantastic Trader Vic

Fantastic Trader Vic

Art of Drink uncovers an article from 1957 about tiki legend, Trader Vic. The Polynesian craze was in full swing…
Mount Gay XO Review

Mount Gay XO Review

The Stogie Guys review another of our favorites, Mount Gay Extra Old. The spirits section on their site is growing…
Mele Kalikimaka!!

Mele Kalikimaka!!

Happy Holidays to Rum Connection readers everywhere. May you enjoy good friends, good cheer and good spirits throughout the year.
Belizean Rum Smuggler Busted

Belizean Rum Smuggler Busted

A police superintendent in Belize was suspended for possession of un-customed Appleton Rum. He was busted after being seen with…
Tortuga Rum Co. Turns 25

Tortuga Rum Co. Turns 25

The Tortuga Rum Company celebrates their 25th year in business with a year long anniversary party at stores and duty…
A Smokey Rum Bar Survives

A Smokey Rum Bar Survives

A rum bar in Dallas, Texas wins an exemption from the statewide ban on indoor smoking. The Havana Social Club…
Great Gift Ideas #4

Great Gift Ideas #4

Classic reggae by The Abyssinians is perfect music to drink rum to. Buy their album Satta Massagana, burn it to…