Exploring Black Tot Rum

Rum history never tasted so good What does Black Tot mean? The name Black Tot comes from Black Tot Day, which was 31st July 1970.…

The Drinks Lab: Out of Hours Spirit Experiments

Strange Bedfellows. Experiment 001. Batch 001 The Start-Up Drinks Lab was established in 2017 by Hannah Fisher and Craig Strachan. Located at a special facility…

Cocktail Recipe : Hazy Daiquiri

Hazy Daiquiri Days National Daiquirí Day is on 19th July so what is a daiquiri? where was the daiquiri invented? and how to make a…

Cocktail Recipe from Bayou Bar, London -El Bayou

Summer Cocktail:- El Bayou This drink looks delicious and is super easy to make, and can be scaled up if a jug full is more…

Event: The Gin to my tonic at SEC Glasgow

It was a dreich Friday night but we braved the weather, and George Ezra fans (!), to visit The Gin to my tonic event at…

Event: Monday 19th Oct – Rum and Cheese!

Glasgow Gourmands are back with their next event Rum paired with CHEESE! 6 glorious rums and 6 majestic cheeses have been matched for your delights.…

Grab the last of Summer (!!) with some rum cocktails

Fancy some Caribbean inspired cocktails?  The West Indies Rum and Spirits Producers’ Association (WIRSPA) have developed the Authentic Caribbean Rum (ACR) marque, so you can…

New Bottle and label design for Bacardi

BACARDÍ rum are celebrating their 153rd birthday this year and don’t seem to be holding back with a new bottle design and label.  We were…

Review: The Rum Shack, 657–659 Pollokshaws Road, Glasgow, G41 2AB

Taking over a wee old mans’ pub in Govanhill and creating a Caribbean vibe sounds like a tall order, but I think The Rum Shack…

Cubanisto Rum Beer – Glasgow launch party

Cubanisto party details   Cubanisto is a new rum flavoured beer and is celebrating its launch with *House Of Mask*, a series of immersive, secret parties…