Rhum J.M and Chairman’s Reserve Pop-Up at River Roast Tuesday

If you are in the Chicago area you are in luck! Today (September 19th) at 5PM River Roast will be hosting a Reid Bar Pop-Up sponsored by Rhum J.M and Chairman's Reserve Rum. Ken Pritz and his team have crafted together a delicious cocktail list featuring: J.M Punch with Rhum J.M Gold & VSOP, J.M Shrubb, cranberry, lime Agricolada with Rhum J.M, ...

LA’s Tiki Pop Up Now Through Labor Day

The LA area is busting out their Tiki shirts this Labor Day weekend for Beverly Wilshire's Tiki Lounge pop up in the CUT Lounge by Wolfgang Puck. Until September 2nd, the Tiki Lounge pop up will be celebrating the last of summer with hand-crafted cocktails and small bites with a Polunesian/island influence. If you are in the LA area, keep ...

What’s the Difference between Rum and Rhum Agricole?

The wonderful world of rum is filled with many variations of the spirit, we know it can get a bit confusing. One of the more simple ways to help distinguish the differences are with the 101's. For us that means distinguishing the difference between rum and rhum with an h, which is rhum agricole! For some of ...

The Best Rum for Daiquiris, According to Top Bartenders

The classic Daiquiri is a simple rum sour composed of just three parts—rum, lime, and sugar—that is shaken and served up. Though a Daiquiri is just three simple ingredients, the rum you choose can make all the difference, which means there’s still plenty of room to experiment. Opt for a clean, white rum, and you’ll get a ...

Ask the Expert: What is Rum Made From?

From dark rum to light rum, spiced rum to navy strength rum, English to Spanish to French styled rum - The world of rum can become a bit confusing for someone new to the spirit. In Paste's most recent Ask the Expert series, resident expert, Jake Emen sheds some light on the 101 of rum by answering the ...