Tweet Welcome to rum, the libation understood by Buccaneers, Pirates, Sailors and “Armchair Sailors” the world over, throughout history. Follow the Rhumb line on your sailing chart and let it take you around the globe.  Here also is an intoxicating liquid in your hand.  This liquid is as ancient asContinue Reading

Tweethttp://totalfood.com/spring-cocktails-with-a-story/ Flavor is such a personal thing.  Now add color to the equation.  Are you a bartender who finds that their darker spirits seem to sell better than those lighter ones?  I hope you don’t find me presumptuous when I tell you that you’re fooling your clientele.  What?  Dark doesn’tContinue Reading

TweetKlaus and I will be at the MidWest Rum Festival April 30th, 2016. This event, also known as the new Chicago Rum Festival will be amazing! Purchase tickets directly through  midwestrumfest.com, eventbrite.com

TweetPlease join Klaus and I for an exciting tasting  experience on May 23, 2016 at the Renaissance Albany Hotel  144 State St, Albany, NY 12207 (518) 992-2500  I’ll be making the Broad Reach Cocktail with the Award Winning Mezan Rum And a fabulous Bärenjäger Iced Tea !! 

TweetMonday, July 28, 2014 Cocktail Recipe: At Last A Paltry Decree By Warren Bobrow, Cocktail WhispererIt’s remarkable how fine spirits respond to freshly squeezed juices.  But imagine for a second that you don’t have a great source for perfectly ripened fruits.  I know that in New York City, we alwaysContinue Reading