Matusalem Gran Reserva 15 Rum Review

Matusalem was founded in 1872 in Santiago, Cuba and eventually became one of the most awarded and successful Cuban rum producers. Castro’s revolution forever change the landscape of Cuba and Matusalem was forced to leave. The company settled in another Caribbean nation, the Dominican Republic where the rum is still produced to this day. The… Continue reading Matusalem Gran Reserva 15 Rum Review

The Mojito: A Simple and Refreshing Classic

Mojito 8 mint leaves .75 oz lime juice .75 oz simple syrup 2 oz white rum (10 cane or Bacardi) 3 oz sparkling water Gently muddle the mint with the simple syrup in a glass. Add the rum, lime juice, sparkling water, and ice. Stir to combine. Top with more ice and a mint sprig.… Continue reading The Mojito: A Simple and Refreshing Classic