A Mountain of Crushed Ice is Rum Blogger of the Year 2013 UK Rumfest Golden Rum Barrel Awards

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How a Mai Tai should NOT be and how it should be

Demerara Rums from Guyana

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Demerara Rums Part Two

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Demerara Rums Part Three

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Cachaca and Rhum agricole, what`s the difference?

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Sugarcane!

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Tahitian Vanilla Syrup

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Hibiscus Grenadine

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Gomme syrup

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Learn how to easily open a coconut and mix up a tasty Coconaut.

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UK RRRUMFEST!! Let it flow…

Let it flow, let it flow, let it flow! and flowed it did…rum here, rum there, rum everywhere – the UK Rumfest & Cane Spirits Festival is heaven for rum lovers and it shows people that rum is more than a spirit – it´s a lifestyle with a whole culture surrounding it.

The UK [...]

APEROL COCKTAILS for the summer

This is such a lovely and refreshing drink and i just love Aperol! in a rocks glass add ice, Prosecco, dash of soda and top with Aperol, then throw in a slice of orange..mmm

Aperol originated in 1919 in Padua Italy by the Barbieri brothers and originally produced by the Barbieri company. The recipe [...]

COCKTAILS WITH MEZCAL part 3 – Fresh herbs

MEZCAL AND FRESH HERBS

- Basil

Its so much fun to experiment with mezcal in cocktails as it has so much flavour of its own – earhty, vegetal and then it also has that interesting smokiness which truly adds another dimension.

Many flavours naturally fits together and after a while with trial and errors you [...]

A TOAST TO TEQUILA

One thing i`ve noticed about the US is that they have tons of days they celebrate, like today – its National Tequila Day. I ask myself why can`t that be an International Tequila Day? anyway, i don´t want to miss an occasion to raise a toast with one of my favorite spirits and therefore [...]

HAVE YOU EVER DRUNK ISLAND SUNSHINE FROM A BOTTLE?

I`ve said it before and i say it again – Nothing made with Ting can go wrong – Ting is the universal cocktail redeemer. Its actually more than that – have you ever drunk island sunshine from a bottle?

And for once..its not a soft drink from Italy..this one is from Jamaica.

Since i [...]

J WRAY & TING ! and a Pineapple Delight…

TING AND JWRAY ARE MADE FOR EACH OTHER..

There are a few things that just seems to be made for each other, like JW&N Jamaican overproof rum and the likewise Jamaican grapefruit beverage called TING! Just pour some ice, fresh lime juice and Ting in a glass and top with JWray…i mean can it [...]