Rum

How to Make Homemade Sweet and Sour Mix (+ 7 Amazing Sweet and Sour Cocktails)

How to Make Homemade Sweet and Sour Mix (+ 7 Amazing Sweet and Sour Cocktails)

Sweet and sour mix drinks are an absolute lifesaver when you need to serve cocktails to a crowd. Sure, a bright pop of freshly squeezed lime juice is completely amazing, but when you’ve got a bunch of thirsty folks waiting for a nice cool beverage, it helps to be prepared with an easy solution.  Whip […]

Learn the Science of Clarification with these 8 Clarified Cocktails

Learn the Science of Clarification with these 8 Clarified Cocktails

When it comes to mastering the art of clarified cocktails, the most important thing to realise is that there is a fair amount of magical science-y things involved. Clarification involves removing impurities and cloudiness from a cocktail to achieve a crystal-clear appearance without sacrificing flavour, and while it’s definitely tricky, it’s also 100% awesome.   […]

7 Boozy Puddings to Make This Holiday Season

7 Boozy Puddings to Make This Holiday Season

What are boozy puddings? There’s a lot to worry about during the holidays and a lot to get done. Before you know it, the holiday is over. And because you are the hostess with the mostess (they all say it, so it must be true), you are left exhausted and desperately counting the days you have […]

13 Best Craft Cocktails to Create at Home

13 Best Craft Cocktails to Create at Home

Craft cocktails are very much the thing right now, and we’re here to show you how to lean into this tasty drink trend without missing a beat. Are you ready to shake things up? Then let’s get crafty!  What is a craft cocktail? Craft cocktails, also known as artisan cocktails, are meticulously crafted drinks that […]

11 Different Types of Daiquiris for Sensational Sipping

11 Different Types of Daiquiris for Sensational Sipping

So many types of Daiquiris, so little time! If you love a drink with a shameless holiday vibe and plenty of fruity avenues to explore, it’s time to find your favourite Daiquiri recipe. Here’s an easy intro to this effortless cocktail and its many amazing variations.   What is a Daiquiri? The Daiquiri is a […]

10 Best Rum for a Piña Colada in 2024

10 Best Rum for a Piña Colada in 2024

If you’re in pursuit of the perfect holiday-in-a-glass, you’re in for a delightful adventure when it comes to selecting the best rum for your Piña Colada. The good news is that a touch of insight can elevate your cocktail experience very easily, without turning the whole deal into a daunting task.  From white rum to […]

Best Fat-Washed Cocktails to Make at Home & How to Do it

Best Fat-Washed Cocktails to Make at Home & How to Do it

Fat-washed cocktails are a unique and delicious way to add flavour and complexity to your DIY drink lineup. The process is a little involved, but the results are truly intriguing. By infusing a spirit with fat, you can add richness, mouthfeel, and unexpected flavours to your cocktails.  The history of fat-washing alcohol Fat-washing alcohol is […]

8 Best Rum for a Delicious Mojito

8 Best Rum for a Delicious Mojito

Good news, friend—choosing the best rum for Mojitos does not have to be overly complicated! However, a little bit of know-how can make all the difference. With a diverse array of options, from white rum to aged varieties, and gold to overproof rums, the journey to finding the ideal match for your taste can be […]

14 Dark Rum Cocktails to Try at Home This Year

14 Dark Rum Cocktails to Try at Home This Year

Dark rum cocktails are the little black dress of the DIY cocktail scene – they are super versatile and very easy to pull off. You can dress them up, dress them down, or easily invent a whole new vibe with the addition of a few choice accessories. Here’s everything you need to know about experimenting […]

12 Spiced Rum Cocktails to Add Some Spice to Your Life

12 Spiced Rum Cocktails to Add Some Spice to Your Life

Spiced rum cocktails represent the sweet spot where centuries-old tradition meets the vibrant resurgence of craft mixology. As the demand for unique and flavourful spirits grows around the globe, spiced rums have stepped up to enjoy a moment in the spotlight, offering a wide spectrum of aromas — from sweet and vanilla-forward to spicy and […]

25 Thanksgiving Cocktails to Celebrate in the UK

25 Thanksgiving Cocktails to Celebrate in the UK

In the United States, most families and friend groups have their own Thanksgiving traditions that evoke special memories. Generally, they involve lingering get-togethers with family and friends, always centred around a feast of tasty food. If you want to give thanks (even if you don’t live in the US) we suggest shaking up some fabulous […]

How to Use Starch (Aquafaba, Rice & More) in Cocktails

How to Use Starch (Aquafaba, Rice & More) in Cocktails

Using starch in cocktails is a simple but innovative technique that can add sweetness, body, texture, and opacity to mixed drinks, resulting in truly unique and delicious creations.  Whether you’re a seasoned pro or just starting out, starch washing is a great way to experiment and expand your cocktail repertoire. Here’s what you need to […]