Tag Archives: rum

220 Year Old Yeast Used to Create Shipwreck Beer

A shipwrecked brew made with yeast from a 1796 merchant ship has finally reached its destination, more than 200 years later. The brew which was contained on a ship in 1796 left Calcutta, India for Sydney with rum, wine and beer, more than 30,000 litres of it. The ship ran aground in 1797 just north-east […]

Having a Get-Together, Make This Island Inspired Punch

Having a get-together and looking for the perfect drink to share with friends, that’s also fast and simple for you to make, then this Rum Punch recipe using Captain Morgan rum is a great choice. Make use of the fresh, delicious summer fruits available in this bright, summery concoction and impress your friends at the […]

The Worst Alcoholic Drinks for Your Skin

It’s finally holiday season again and for most of us that means drinking, usually alot of it but too much drinking or drinking more than usual can actually cause havoc on the skin. Here’s how 7 common alcoholic drinks affect your skin negatively. Tequila – tequila has the least sugar so it should have the […]

New Way to Enjoy Your Rum

White rum has become a favourite spirit and with cocktails like this, it’s no wonder why. This Doctor Funk Rum cocktail from Jamie Oliver’s Drinks Tube is a delicious way to enjoy white rum –  thankfully we still have a few more days of summer left to enjoy this refreshing summer drink.

Essential Rum Cocktail Recipe

It is believed that the first distillation of rum happened in the 17th century on the sugarcane plantations of the Caribbean. Since then rum has become a firm favourite the world over, not just on islands where sugarcane, the main ingredient for rum, is grown. If rum is your thing, you’ll want to watch this video […]

Look at these Interactive Rum Cans

Bundaberg Rum has launched new cans in anticipation of the football finals, tying in with the Bundaberg Legends mobile phone app. The image on the can utilises recognition software, creating an interactive experience for drinkers. The cans feature images of rugby league and Aussie Rules stars  Wally Lewis and Robert ‘Dipper’ DiPierdomenico. When coming together, […]