Posts Tagged "nutmeg"


Barbados Rum Punch Cocktail Recipe It took some coaxing and a lot of education, but we’ve gradually become fans of rum, and more quickly fans of tiki. It’s true that tiki drinks can be a bit complicated; they take some preparation–of ingredients certainly, but even psychologically, to a certain degree. A tiki drink is an event. When we have time, we enjoy those elaborate, fanfare-filled drinks. But we don’t...

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Bombo Cocktail Recipe

Bombo Cocktail Recipe


Posted By on Aug 21, 2017

Bombo Cocktail Recipe In our post on grog, we mentioned that–in contradiction to the popular imagination–grog was not a pirate drink; it was in fact the official drink of the proper navy. Pirates had their own drink, bombo. We thought, while it was only right to give the navy pride of place, we should also give the pirates their due. Both grog and bombo, as was the case with all old drinks, are recipes of convenience; navy...

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12 Drinks of Christmas: Spicy Lady For the 9th drink of Christmas my true love served to me … a Spicy Lady. It’s #9 of our 12 drink ideas to make your holiday parties and quiet nights by the fire merry and bright. Many years ago, when I was new to the world of cocktails,  I went to Alibi. I ordered some drink that involved spicy rum and Kahlua. It was the best drink I ever had. Then I went back. They had changed their...

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