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Rum is made from Sugar. So are bourbon, cognac, vodka and tequila

A recent article in Harper’s, The Rise of Rum Part 2: Reaching new sugar highs, has been making the rounds in the rum community, and not in a favorable way. While purporting to educate, promote and document [...]

Rum is made from Sugar. So are bourbon, cognac, vodka and tequila 2018-05-15T18:45:16+00:00

Tiki Tastings: Kronan Swedish Punsch

Punsch is a traditional liqueur in Sweden and it has a long history. It begins with a spirit known as Arrack, a rum-like spirit from South East Asia that was imported by the Swedish East India [...]

Tiki Tastings: Kronan Swedish Punsch 2018-05-15T18:47:03+00:00

KRONAN Swedish Punsch: An American take on a Scandinavian staple

We’ve covered aquavits, Swedish whisky, ciders and beers, and now we’re covering a Swedish staple making a comeback in the United States: Swedish punsch. About seven years ago, two men devised a plan to restore the [...]

KRONAN Swedish Punsch: An American take on a Scandinavian staple 2018-05-15T18:49:26+00:00

Bringing It Back Bar: How to Use Swedish Punsch

Every bar sports marginal bottles that elude even the most seasoned drink-makers. In "Bringing It Back Bar," we shine a light on overlooked bottles and devise recipes to take them from back bar to front shelf. [...]

Bringing It Back Bar: How to Use Swedish Punsch 2018-05-15T18:36:31+00:00

Haole’s Downfall

Created by Mr. Nick Feather at Restaurant Skool, San Francisco. Ingredients 1 1/2oz Don Q Blanco 1/2oz KRONAN Swedish Punch 1/2oz Guava 1/2oz Lime juice 1/2oz Simple syrup Directions Shake and serve on the rocks in [...]

Haole’s Downfall 2018-04-27T04:03:03+00:00

Mabel Berra

Ingredients 3/4 oz Averell Damson Gin Liqueur 3/4 oz KRONAN Swedish Punsch 1/2 oz Lime Juice Directions Shake with ice and strain into cocktail glass.

Mabel Berra 2018-04-27T04:05:59+00:00

Cosmopolitan (1927)

Ingredients ½ oz blended Scotch whisky (not single malt) ½ oz Irish whiskey, preferably Redbreast or Jameson ½ oz KRONAN Swedish Punsch ½ oz vodka, ½ oz Italian vermouth, preferably Cocchi Vermouth di Torino or Dolin [...]

Cosmopolitan (1927) 2018-04-27T04:08:12+00:00

Diki Diki

Ingredients 1½ oz Calvados, preferably Boulard ¾ oz fresh-squeezed Ruby Red grapefruit juice ½ oz KRONAN Swedish Punsch 1 dash simple syrup pear slices or lemon twist, for garnish Directions Combine all ingredients except garnish with [...]

Diki Diki 2018-04-27T04:11:01+00:00

Nicolette

Ingredients 1.5 oz KRONAN Swedish Punsch 1 oz Triple Sec 1 oz Grand Marnier 1 oz fresh squeezed orange juice 1 oz fresh squeezed lime juice A few mint leaves + a few for decoration Directions [...]

Nicolette 2018-04-27T15:20:15+00:00