The History of Rum Lives in a New Orleans House – The Remsberg Collection

Walking through the front door of Stephen Remsberg’s modest New Orleans house is akin to entering Valhalla. But rather than fallen Norse warriors, the inhabitants are historic rums, many predating U.S. prohibition: The original bottles poured for the first daiquiris and the rum Donn Beach used in…

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A History of the Daiquiri Cocktail

The Daiquiri Cocktail, made with Cuban rum, sugar and lime, is one of the three main rum  cocktails, along with the ‘Ti’-Punch’, made with cane juice rum, sugar and lime, and the ‘Caïpirinha’, which is made with cachaça, sugar and lime…Recipes are similar. It is difficult to…

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A brief history of rum in India

Interestingly, India’s connection with distillation goes back to at least 1500 years. While there have been many mythological references to sugar cane as an important crop in India, the accurate history of distillation seems to be uncertai

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George Washington and Rum

This statement alone could almost be used to summarise rum trade in the 18th century on the American continent.

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