Rum is a delightful drink we all know and love, and there are also many a reasons why we’ve all got our bet on rum. Let’s admit “there is no drink more versatile and popular across the world than rum.”
Rum is one of the oldest spirits. It is a fermented and distilled spirit made primarily from sugarcane juice or its byproducts like molasses. It gets its rich colors, flavors, and depth after being aged in oak barrels for a good amount of time.
Rum, an eternal favorite!
For some people, drinking rum brings the thought of pirates to mind. This is well substantiated by the legendary cultural history of rum being used as a currency by the Royal Navy and pirates.
Rum has long been an indispensable drink on the cocktail circuit. The classic Rum and Coke is not just another popular trend – This has been rated the third-most-popular mixed drink and a trend that is here to stay.
Rum is also a requisite for most tropical drinks and blends, as well as a multitude of blender cocktails. There’s so much more to rum than meets the eye, and that’s the reason bartenders are welcoming rum’s many styles – white, rested and aged – for creative and new cocktails. There is also a growing interest in rum amongst consumers, which has given bartenders the freedom to come up with a multitude of drinks that are more creative than the regular.
Rum transcends other beverages when it comes to the spirit’s appeal and versatility. Serve it neat, on the rocks, chilled, or mixed with other ingredients, rum has an amazingly universal appeal. Bartenders can surely find a drink with this spirits for all seasons and all reasons.
Rum for all reasons, rum for all seasons
Rum is the preferred drink in most tropical and fruity brews, so we see a lot of rum punches that typically remind us of a warm breeze and palm trees. This, however, doesn’t limit the drink to summertime alone. While some drinks are more seasonal, with rum this is clearly not the case. It is used for a variety of cocktails, making it a favorite for all seasons. For example, as summers come, we witness bright, refreshingly colorful flavors and soak in the beauty and flavor of the rum.
Lest we forget, rum also warms up the soul during winters. Rum connoisseurs vouch for the fact that with its rich and unique flavor, it is the best beverage for winters.
Like they say “There are no fans of Rum, there are just lovers!”
Rum blends into all kinds of cocktails, from tropical punches to hot grogs. If you’re looking for an easy cocktail, rum is the perfect base spirit. There are many wonderful drinks that require just a few common ingredients. The most striking Rum cocktails are Pina Colada, Long Island Iced Tea, Daiquiri, and the list goes on…
Had a long day and just need to unwind with an easy drink?
Take it easy on yourself and make it simple. Dark rum brings with it a lot of sweet flavor, and lighter rum adds the flavors of tropical fruits and spice. All you need is a touch of citrus, fruits or a bubbly mixer and you’re all set.
Here’s one simple recipe that will transport you instantly to a vacation state of mind. It’s easy to make, a great mood lifter and the perfect beverage for any time of year.
1 cup frozen pineapple
2 ounces cream of coconut
2 ounces rum
Mix all the ingredients in a blender on high, until frosty and creamy.
Rum – versatile and more
It is not just cocktails that rum is used for, the spirit offers a lot more. Christmas is right round the corner and rum cake is a simple, essential, and festive goodie.
We can’t forget, rum is called medicine for a reason. It packs a punch that is hard to reject. A tablespoon of rum keeps the bones healthy, maintains heart health, and keeps you warm.
So grab the Rum and let’s get started.
You can experiment with ingredients of your choice and team them with the best rum available – SeaSpirits!
SeaSpirits Distillery in Woodinville, Washington is the go-to place to find some of the state’s best rum. SeaSpirits crafts great tasting spirits with best quality ingredients, state-of-the-art equipment, coupled with the perfect distillation process. Some of their better-known rums are Silver Rum, Spiced Rum, Coconut Rum, and Barrel-Aged Rum. SeaSpirits uses only the highest quality yeast and nutrients when brewing their rum wash from cane sugar. This results in incredibly fine and tasty drinks.
Visit Sea Spirits’ Tasting Room in Woodinville and you can experience it yourself…
Try a flavorful rum cocktail at Sea Spirits Distillery and refresh yourself with the best blends to please your palate!
For more information on how you can sample or order our world-class, high-quality rums, visit our website