Zephyrus

Zephyrus

We’re continuing to mix with the Brugal rum this week, which is a unique little piece of Dominican goodness – an extra dry white rum that hits all the right notes of rum, but takes on an almost whiskey like quality. Today’s cocktail is simple; a play off the classic Dark n’ Stormy traditionally made […]

Brugal Especial Extra Dry

Brugal Extra Dry

DISCLOSURE: It is Cocktails, 365′s policy that it always disclose when we receive samples of liquor to review for the Website. As we tell those who offer samples: we will accept the liquor for review, but that does not guarantee a positive review. Listed below are the opinions of Cocktails, 365 and no one else. And always, thanks […]

Rumrunner’s Coffee

Rumrunner's Coffee

Another cocktail to warm us on the cold snap across the US. 2 oz Real McCoy 5 Year 1 oz Bourbon cream .5 oz Nocello Walnut Liqueur Top with grated nutmeg Combine all the ingredients in an Irish coffee mug and top with the nutmeg.

The Rumhattan

Rumhattan

We’re mixing up with The Real McCoy 5 year rum. The Rumhattan 2 Parts Real McCoy 5 Year Aged Rum 1/2 Part Sweet Vermouth A Dash of Orange Bitters Real Maraschino Cherry   Combine all the ingredients except the maraschino cherry in a cocktail shaker. Shake well and then strain into a martini glass. Garnish […]

Real McCoy 5-Year Rum

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Back in my college days, before I really knew my ass from a hole in the ground, I decided to drunk on rum and cokes. I mean, offensively drunk. Not only that, I decided it would be a great idea to eat crawfish étouffée from a less-than-trustworthy Cajun restaurant. Long story short, I decided it would […]

Post the Publican (December 13, 2013)

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Every Friday, Cocktails, 365 offers up a summary of questions we’ve received (and answered) in the spirit and cocktail realm from people around the country! To submit a question to Post the Publican, e-mail cocktails365@markvierthaler, message us on Facebook, or tweet us at @Cocktails_365.  Welcome to the first-ever edition of Post the Publican – a […]

Curaçao Punch

Curaçao Punch

As you can tell from the picture, this is a behemoth of a drink, and you really don’t want to be drinking several of these in a row. It will murder you. Figuratively and literally. It’s very good though, and very good for an afternoon spent with friends and family.

Happy National Rum Day!

Mechanics of Style by Girard-Perregaux

August 16, 2013 – Happy National Rum Day In celebration of National Rum Day – a uniquely American holiday celebrating a uniquely Caribbean spirit – we’re breaking with tradition. Instead, we’re heading to Thailand. Go to Mechanics of Style by Girard-Perregaux and check out our review of Phraya Rum, as well as a classic and original […]

Devil’s Delight Cocktail

Devil's Delight Cocktail

August 10, 2013 (Day 93) – Devil’s Delight Cocktail This version of the recipe appears in the 1935 book What Shall We Drink by Magnus Bredenbek. 1 oz scotch whiskey 1 oz Bacardi rum 1 oz orange bitters 1 tablespoon gum syrup (Quick note: 1 oz of orange bitters is a bit ridiculous. We’d recommend just […]

Jamaican Rum Cocktail

Jamaican Rum Cocktail

This recipe is taken from the 1895 book Modern American Drinks by George J. Kappeler.