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Monthly Archives: January 2010

The Embassy Cocktail

The Embassy Cocktail

Dr. Bamboo gets his vitamin C on with an Embassy Cocktail – a tasty combination of Brandy, Cointreau, Jamaican Rum,…
People Profile: Pauline Holland

People Profile: Pauline Holland

Pauline Holland is one half of the crew at The Floating Rum Shack, the UK’s premier cane spirits blog.  Check…
Most Awarded Rum

Most Awarded Rum

Bacardi Reserva Limitada was awarded Master status at the 2009 Spirits Masters ceremony solidifying their title of “the world’s most…
Hot Drinks for Cold Days

Hot Drinks for Cold Days

Let’s face it, the weather’s terrible just about everywhere right now.  Slashfood has a great list of hot drinks that…
The Joy of Mixology

The Joy of Mixology

History, etiquette, technique and instruction – As one of the definitive cocktail books, Gary Regan’s The Joy of Mixology covers every…
Regional Cocktails

Regional Cocktails

Check out the recipe and origin behind 5 regional cocktails along with suggestions on where best to enjoy them. Click…
La Sultana

La Sultana

La Sultana in Madrid gets a shout-out for its charming nautical theme, delicious bar food and wide selection of rum…
Juan Santos 21 Review

Juan Santos 21 Review

Juan Santos is gaining a very strong reputation for their new line of Columbian rums.  Chip Dykstra completes his coverage…
Aged Rum Cocktails

Aged Rum Cocktails

Time Out New York suggests adding “depth and flavor” to traditional rum drinks by substituting white rum with the aged…
Diageo Deal

Diageo Deal

The Economist digs into the particulars of Diageo’s deal with the US Virgin Islands. Click here for details.