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Week 33 in Review

From high profile magazines to all corners of the blogosphere, RUM was all over the news this week.  Check it out in our weekly media roundup.  Cheers!


“The resurgence of interest in quality spirits has meant that certain liquors are seeing a renaissance – and rum is the current spirit on the rise.” Chicagoist discovers rum. celebrates National Rum Day with 7 great looking cocktails.  Click here for the recipes.

Our friends at Team Cocktail, the booze-inspired clothing line, are having a big sale as soon as they hit 10,000 Facebook Fans.  Be sure to LIKE their page and get ready to stock up on some cool tshirts.

“Rum has a tremendous history, particularly in the Caribbean where pirates would go H.A.M. on an unrefined version called “kill-devil,” which likely got it’s name from the feeling that Satan himself was pissing liquid fire down the old gullet as you drank it.” Bro Bible tackles the colorful history of rum.

Forbes Magazine gets into the spirit of National Rum Day by sampling a variety of aged rums from across the Caribbean.  Click here to see their top picks.

The Record explores a list of premium cocktails made with Ron Abuelo, Brugal, Appleton and Goslings.  Enjoy!