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Guayaba Arabica Cocktail

Guayaba Arabica Cocktail

In honor of National Rum Day–which kindly occurs each August 16th–we’re taking the Guayaba Arabica for a spin. This is the winning recipe from the 2014 National USBG Legacy Cocktail Showcase, a competition that’s sponsored by Bacardi. The drink was concocted by Naomi Levy, a bartender at Eastern Standard in…read more →

Blackberry Mint Julep Margarita

Blackberry Mint Julep Margarita

In this riff on the traditional mint julep, we substitute anejo tequila for bourbon. Since anejo tequilas — in this case, Milagro Anejo — are often aged in used bourbon casks, the two spirits work well when subbed in for one another. Here lime juice and blackberries are added for…read more →

Siamese Fireback

Siamese Fireback

The Siamese Fireback cocktail employs Phraya Thai Rum as its chief ingredient. Phraya is crafted from Thai sugarcane, and it’s aged between seven and 12 years. The result is a deeply flavorful and complex rum with flavors ranging from sweet butterscotch to tropical pineapple. Add that to a cocktail, and…read more →