The Perfect Storm

By mahir | March 24, 2011

Cocktail Recipe

Originally, punch was likely a way for hosts to simultaneously get rid of unwanted spirits and juices and intoxicate their guests. Despite dubious origins, when mixed properly, punch can be a real treat. Read More


Old Monk Rum

By mahir | December 31, 2010

By Roshni Bajaj Sanghvi

The third-largest selling rum in the world has never been advertised. Its biggest advertisers are its fans who each have opinions as potent as the alcohol content in the squat, textured bottle.

Old-time drinkers will insist it has notes of vanilla and chocolate. They will be shot down by others who find toffee, nutmeg and pepper. I have seen online reviews that gush about its flavors of maple, brown butter, oak, dried herbs and leather. The only thing everyone seems to agree on, really, is that it is delicious. Read More


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