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Monthly Archives: August 2010

Spiked Snow Cones

Spiked Snow Cones

Regulars at LaGrange Bar in Dallas are cooling off from the summer heat with a rum spiked version of a…
Diageo Construction

Diageo Construction

Diageo completes the construction of their new barrel warehouse and rum aging facility making it the first LEED certified project…
Don’s Mai Tai Fest

Don’s Mai Tai Fest

Big Island Weekly recaps the second annual Don The Beachcomber Mai Tai Festival.  This is definitely going on the 2011…
A Proper Daiquiri

A Proper Daiquiri

The Washington Post sings praises for the classic Daiquiri, digs into its history and recommends several nice rums for quality…
Alcoholica Esoterica

Alcoholica Esoterica

…presents the history and culture of booze as told by a writer with a knack for distilling all the boring…
Havana Daydreamin’

Havana Daydreamin’

Could America’s ban on Cuban travel soon be lifted?  Would legal import of Cuban goods (rum) follow?  Newsweek seems to…
RumFest @ Olympia2

RumFest @ Olympia2

The UK Rum Fest is moving!  In its fourth year, the ever-growing party celebrating all things cane spirits will set…
Beyond the Captain

Beyond the Captain

The Washington Post gives spiced rum a second look and finds several worthwhile brands in the DC area.  Read their…
Love for Montanya

Love for Montanya

Telluride Watch makes a trip to the tasting room at Montanya Distillers in Silverton, Colorado to be converted into bona…
Koloa Gold Review

Koloa Gold Review

Chip Dykstra investigates one of the hottest new rums on the market, Koloa Kauai Gold.  What did he think of…