Archive for September, 2011

Rum Stories

The Rum Rebellion Australia 1808

The Rum Rebellion Australia 1808

Here’s something not many people outside of Australia (and many Australians for that matter) would know – in 1808, thanks to the value of rum, the government was overthrown in what was called The Rum Rebellion! Rum was used as a form of currency in Australia in the early 1800’s, […]

by × September 25, 2011 × 0 comments

Rum Cocktails

How to make cocktail foam

Have you ever wondered how to make cocktail foam? I discovered this video today, I’ve seen bar staff madly beating egg whites, juice and sugar in a pan over a naked flame with a whisk until their faces turn blue to make a good foam for their cocktails. Then I […]

by × September 13, 2011 × 0 comments