Archive of ‘Rum’ category

#FlashbackFriday: Louisiana Adventures With Bayou Rum

It was exactly a year ago this week that I had the opportunity to visit the heart of Cajun Country, Southwest Louisiana’s beautiful Lake Charles area, and the Bayou Rum distillery. If you paid attention to my social media at that time, then you know what an incredible adventure that was. It has had me […]

Strawberry Basil Smash with Diplomático Rum

Game, set…SMASH! It’s official, Spring has sprung, and with it all of the fresh fruits and blossoms and herbs are bursting at the seams here in California. And my severe seasonal allergies to it all can prove it! You know what I’m not allergic to? Sipping on delicious rum drinks whilst playing table tennis in […]

Cool Down With a Little Spice

There is a heat wave going down in much of the country, my friends. Did you know that spicy ingredients can actually help you to cool down?? It’s true. So is the fact that this is one freaking delicious cocktail. Spice up your Monday with this guy: * Ginger, Pink Peppercorn Syrup Take 1 cup […]

My Moment With Owney’s Rum

I’m having a Rum moment. Or more precisely, an Owney’s Rum moment. I’ve been wanting to try this Brooklyn made spirit ever since I’d heard about the bad ass lady making it. Distilling, batching, labeling. EVERYTHING. By herself. Since before the launch in 2011, this has been a one lady show. Why would you NOT […]