Rum

Nine Ways to Drink Like a Cuban

BarChick | Posted 13.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
BarChick

When it comes to cocktails the Cubans have been doing it right for years; The Mojito, The Daiquiri and The Cuba Libre each originated here, the hailed home of rum. Cuban bartenders were once hands-down the most celebrated in the world and their influence stretched far and wide. Feeling nostalgic? No need, Cuba's drinking culture lives on and it's just a cool as when it began.

Merchant House, London

Dom Ramsey | Posted 17.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Dom Ramsey

I love a good cocktail. Unfortunately, I'm not very good at ordering them and nine times out of ten, what looks great on the menu turns out to be florescent pink and arrives topped with the entire contents of a can of spray cream. And glitter. Not exactly the sophisticated look I would like to project, but one I can't seem to escape.

Five Cool Things to do With Rum

Nina Koo-Seen-Lin | Posted 18.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Nina Koo-Seen-Lin

It's summertime now and therefore, every day is rum day, hooray! Rum is one of best spirit to drink during the hot months. The pirates of the Caribbean regarded it as their most precious treasure.

Store Board Essentials and Kitchen Inspiration

Ryan Cheti | Posted 15.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Ryan Cheti

Having worked briefly as a chef and loving spending time in the kitchen at home, I often draw parallels between the bar and the kitchen - but also between making a dish and making a cocktail.

Rum, Rum, Glorious Rum: Portside Parlour

David V.H. Ellis | Posted 13.04.2013 | UK Lifestyle
David V.H. Ellis

For a while now, it has become fashionable for restaurants to pare down a menu and offer only one or two ingredients (with beef somewhat monopolising the movement) and bars are beginning to behave the same way (though not so much with the beef).

Christmas Drinks: Really Bargain Booze

David V.H. Ellis | Posted 21.02.2013 | UK Lifestyle
David V.H. Ellis

Whether your get-together this year is a few quiet drinks or a raucous 'Hooray! We survived that Mayan nonsense' affair, a few drinks on standby is a necessity. But if giving gifts means you've been mercilessly raiding your wallet and are beginning to resent that bothersome generous streak you seem to have acquired, then avoiding the top-shelf stuff is a necessity.

Proof Booze Makes You Feel A Bit Of A Tit

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 03.12.2012 | UK

A German drinks company is marketing a line of spirits they claim have been poured over the breasts of a naked model. G-Spirits is the brainchild ...

Rum Wild In Cuba

Black Tomato | Posted 31.03.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Black Tomato

Cuba is the motherland for rum lovers. This Saturday, 4 February, marks a very important date in the rum diaries of rum lovers the world over; the gra...

Making the New Kooks Album and Getting Over My Jazz Allergy... With Rum

Luke Pritchard | Posted 15.01.2012 | UK Entertainment
Luke Pritchard

I'm coming to the end of a year that has been full for us guys, and also it really is a mad time to be alive in general I think. Do you ever wake up and think, we live in time of such change and progress and yet seem to be standing on the edge of the abyss?

Oh Look! Oh No! It's a Gin-alo!

Mammasaurus | Posted 15.10.2011 | UK
Mammasaurus

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