Feel No Pain Cocktail Recipe (Painkiller Remix)

Feel No Pain Rum Cocktail

Hi there! Today I'm heading to Emu Bay on the remote Kangaroo Island off the south coast of Australia and will partaking in some vigorous water sport activity. Namely sea biscuiting! Last time I did this with my cousin he managed to get me 6ft in the air followed by several cartwheels across the top of the water before coming to a stop which caused me quite a bit of pain in … [Read more...]

Screw Caps versus Corks

After a question on on the blog, I decided to do some research to find out just what is better to top off your bottle - a screw cap or a cork! Most rum enthusiasts in my experience prefer a screw cap to cork. Screw caps are better because they do not crack or dry out like the odd cork is prone to do. Because they provide a tighter seal, they also prevent leakage. Some rum … [Read more...]

Hot Buttered Rum Recipe

It’s that time of the year again! The carols are in the stores, everyone's talking about the big fat guy and how he's going to fit down the chimney, so it must be time to make up a batch of hot buttered rum batter.  Apparently hot buttered rum has its origins in Europe, which makes sense because it surely had to be invented in countries where it was freezing outside, and a … [Read more...]