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