iOS app Android app


Bacardi: A Rum Story

Joseph V. Micallef | Posted 02.11.2017 | Taste
Joseph V. Micallef

The sprawling Bacardi distillery complex in Cataño Puerto Rico is nicknamed the Cathedral of Rum Bacardi has been a dominant player in the rum indus...

A Drink To Beat the Winter Blues

Ali Rosen | Posted 01.23.2017 | Taste
Ali Rosen

For more food drink and travel videos visit The middle of January can make everything feel like a drag. Cold weather is here to ...

8 Overproof Spirits To Keep You Drunk Throughout Trump's Inauguration

Tony Sachs | Posted 01.10.2017 | Taste
Tony Sachs

To say a lot of us aren't looking forward to January 20th is bigly understating the matter. We're fearing it, dreading it, getting a little queasy at...

Toast the New Year with These Distinctive Drinks from Around the Globe

Peter Mandel | Posted 01.03.2017 | Travel
Peter Mandel

Robert Louis Stevenson, the famous writer and rambler, once explained that he traveled "not to get anywhere, but to go." The great affair, he said, w...

A Rum-Filled Twist on a Classic

Ali Rosen | Posted 11.10.2016 | Taste
Ali Rosen

For more food drink and travel videos visit A classic Negroni is great but what about the spice of rum? We learn a new recipe to...

This Woman Left Wall Street To Start Her Own Rum Distillery

The Huffington Post | Zahara Hill | Posted 10.28.2016 | Impact

New York City hasn’t had a rum distillery in nearly a century ― so Bridget Firtle, a native of the Big Apple, left her job at a hedge fund to chan...

Icons of Whiskey Retailing: The Whiskey Exchange

Joseph V. Micallef | Posted 09.05.2016 | Taste
Joseph V. Micallef

The Whiskey Exchange at Covent Garden In recent years, London has become a mecca for fine whiskey retailers. If the iconic retailer Cadenhead is a s...

Celebrate National Rum Day!

The Huffington Post | Kara Ramonetti | Posted 08.16.2016 | HuffPost Live 321


Mt. Gay, The World's Oldest Rum Distillery Leads A Rum Renaissance

Joseph V. Micallef | Posted 07.03.2016 | Taste
Joseph V. Micallef

The Mt. Gay rum distillery is the oldest active rum distillery in the world Rum is inexorably bound up in the history of the Caribbean and North Ame...

The Best Use of Pineapple

Ali Rosen | Posted 03.16.2016 | Taste
Ali Rosen

For more food drink and travel videos visit Pineapple is great on its own, but it is more versatile than you might think. And as...

N.C. Distillers Association blazes a trail of its own

John Trump | Posted 02.19.2016 | Taste
John Trump

Scot Sanborn stood behind the bar and concentrated on a drinking glass. He wiped it clean and carefully laid the glass on the bar, alongside another just like it. He pointed at each glass and counted in silence, save for the soft jazz that came from a speaker set high in the corner of the candle-lit room.

What We Talk About When We Talk About Booze: Rum Edition

Tony Sachs | Posted 01.17.2017 | Taste
Tony Sachs

So in one of my more inspired moments, I decided to get a few friends together to drink with me -- and talk about what we were drinking. And these friends just happened to be some of the brightest lights in the world of booze.

Best Bottles of Rum for National Rum Day | Posted 08.13.2016 | Taste

With its syrupy sweet flavor, tropical spice tanginess and strong association with tiki drinks, rum is the quintessential summer spirit. Fittingly, National Rum Day is celebrated during one of the warmest times of the year -- when our taste buds crave refreshing, island-style flavors.

It's a Big Boozy Round-Up! Reviews of New Gin, Rum, Mezcal, Pisco & Lots of Whiskey

Tony Sachs | Posted 08.03.2016 | Taste
Tony Sachs

Hopefully this little grab-bag may pique your interest in mezcal when you really checked in to read about the new Jack Daniel's expression.

Fourth of July Tropical Ice Pops

Dough Mamma | Posted 07.02.2016 | Taste
Dough Mamma

Happy Fourth of July! We are headed to Colorado to visit friends and family and enjoy the beautiful Rockies. Before we leave, here is a patriotic treat to savor on these warm summer days.

Puerto Rico's Top Five Foodie Secrets

Mark DeCarlo | Posted 06.02.2016 | Travel
Mark DeCarlo

Over the last decade, Puerto Rico has become the Culinary Capitol of the Caribbean. The key to Travel on your Tongue, is "go where the tourists ain't," to find the authentic flavors that will make you drool long after you get back home. You won't find these places on your own. Luckily, I'm here to help.

Real Cuban Rum Could Soon Return To America

The Huffington Post | Joe Satran | Posted 05.22.2015 | Taste

The lifting of the United States' embargo on Cuban imports, which many expect to occur within the next two years, could be great news for American fan...

A Taste of Proper Fun: Bermuda

Richard Bangs | Posted 03.28.2015 | Travel
Richard Bangs

So, of course, it is a treat to discover Bermuda, if just for a weekend, the place that practically invented proper fun, and which now embodies it.

All the End-of-Year Entertaining Tips You Could Ever Need | Posted 02.21.2015 | Taste

'Tis the season for holiday parties. And no, hosting friends in ugly sweaters over bottom-shelf brands and liter bottles doesn't qualify. It could, but it's not the nicest way to wrap the year.

WTF Is Molasses, Anyway?

The Huffington Post | Alison Spiegel | Posted 12.29.2014 | Taste

You're using it a lot right about now, but do you have any clue what it is?

New Booze To Help You Survive The Holiday Season (They Make Good Gifts, Too)

Tony Sachs | Posted 01.28.2015 | Taste
Tony Sachs

They make fine holiday gifts, of course, but more importantly, they serve as excellent liquid courage for you for the next month, whether you're dealing with the first slush of the year or you've gotten one too many cheesy photo cards from relatives you haven't thought about since you got their last cheesy card.

Why Do Gin Haters Hate Gin?

Anneli Rufus | Posted 01.11.2015 | Taste
Anneli Rufus

It's time to ask some experts: When it comes to alcohol, what makes haters hate?

How To Make Sour Beer And Cherry Punch

Viviane Bauquet Farre | Posted 09.17.2014 | Taste
Viviane Bauquet Farre

Bone-dry, complex and utterly refreshing, this beer reminded me of wine.

Daiquiris Are Officially Back

The Huffington Post | Alison Spiegel | Posted 07.18.2014 | Taste

It's National Daiquiri Day and this year we're going to celebrate.

What's Happening This July In The Wonderful World Of White Spirits | Posted 09.14.2014 | Taste

Get off your butt long enough to reach for one.