Snapshots from the 2013 Buckhead Wine Festival

Guests sipped a variety of wines, beer and spirits at the second annual Buckhead Wine Festival, held Saturday at the Andrews Entertainment District. Georgia was well represented — in addition to sampling wine from the state, guests could taste and buy locally made cheese, macarons, cupcakes, jellies, pickled vegetables and more. The Buckhead Wine Festival […]

Summer Cocktails from RA Sushi

Beat the heat with a trio of summer sips from RA Sushi. For a limited time, the Midtown Atlanta restaurant will serve three cocktails that are reminiscent of warm weather treats and beach vacations. The Orange Dreamsicle, Coconut Mojito and Key Lime Martini will be available from from July 1st through August 15th and will […]

Holiday Rum Cocktails

Spice up your seasonal celebrations with some holiday-inspired rum cocktails! These recipes come from mixologists with Mount Gay Rum.  The distillery has been producing rum on Barbados since 1703, making it the oldest rum brand in the world. Each cocktail calls for Mount Gay Eclipse, a medium-bodied rum that has notes of ripe banana and […]

MIA vs NYC at Rum Mixology Contest

A rum showdown will be shaking things up in Miami! Top U.S. rum mixologists will face off next Thursday at the first-ever Ron Abuelo and Rum Jumbie Mixology Contest at The Ritz-Carlton, Key Biscayne.  The contest will take place at the resort’s RUMBAR, known for its impressive rum selection that includes more than 50 rums […]

A Rum For Your Lifestyle

After three days of sipping rum with experts, mixologists, collectors and people who enjoy a good cocktail at the Rum Renaissance Festival, it’s clear that rum is more than just a drink — it’s a lifestyle. What exactly makes a rum right for your lifestyle?  That of course depends on your taste.  As UK Rum […]

Rum Renaissance Kickoff Party

If your only real experience with rum is drinking daiquiris or mojitos, you’ve barely scratched the surface of this spirit. From light to dark, flavored to spiced, the flavors of rum can vary greatly.  At this weekend’s Rum Renaissance in Miami you’ll have the opportunity to try them all. Last night the rum celebration kicked […]