Ron Diplomatico Reserva Review and The Hotel Nacional Special

copyright Destilerias Unidas Rum from the islands in the Caribbean often get the most attention. For most people, Venezuela probably is one of the last countries people thing of with regards to rum. This offering from Destilerias Unidas hails from Venezuela. It is distilled in copper pot stills, then aged in oak casks for 8… Continue reading Ron Diplomatico Reserva Review and The Hotel Nacional Special

The Decade

The Decade Cocktail was invented by Willy Shine of the 1534 bar in NY. I came across this drink on the finecooking.com blog. the Decade 1.5 oz Cognac (Hennessy) 1 oz Amaretto (Disaronno) 2 oz Fresh Pineapple Juice .25 oz fresh lemon or lime juice (Lime) Shake all ingredients with ice and strain into a… Continue reading The Decade

1800 Coconut Tequila Review & The Smokey Matador

Coconut flavored spirits are nothing new. There is a vast array of coconut rums on the market. Then there is Cîroc vodka which has claimed it’s placed on top of the coconut vodka mountain. 1800 tequila sets itself apart from these as a wholly different animal. Instead of being infused with natural or artificial flavors… Continue reading 1800 Coconut Tequila Review & The Smokey Matador