No home bar is complete without some dark rum. When done right, the sugarcane spirit is smooth yet flavourful, inviting a soothing, warming sensation with every sip. Typically characterised by the comforting notes of vanilla and caramel, they make for a convenient nightcap served neat, on the rocks, or even splashed into your evening decaf.
Of course, the essential liquor also makes for excellent cocktails that liven up your repertoire. Sure you have classics like the dark ‘n’ stormy and a rum old fashioned, but why not try something new and spice up your evenings at home? Curated by award-winning NYC mixologist Ben Rojo, these four rum recipes are guaranteed to impress the guests at your next cocktail event, even if it’s just a party of one.
Keep reading to discover a vibrant marriage between piña colada and a strawberry daiquiri, a tantalising ginger-chilli-mango combo, and more.
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