Happy National Rum Day

Rum. There’s nothing like sipping on a rum cocktail poolside or at the beach, living your best life. Piña Coladas, Rum Swizzles, Planter’s Punch, Daiquiris, and Cuba Libres are some of my favorite, just to name a few. While rum can be distilled anywhere in the world, it’s known for being from a tropical environment … Continue reading “Happy National Rum Day”

Happy Daiquiri Day!

It has been said that the Daiquiri originated in Cuba by an American mining engineer, Jennings Cox. Daiquiri is actually the name of a beach and an iron mine close to Santiago de Cuba so I’m assuming that’s where he got the name from! Who knew!? And, William A. Chanler, a US congressman who eventually … Continue reading “Happy Daiquiri Day!”