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Flavored Rum Making

Even though you may enjoy drinking rum after a long day, you may not have thought about making your own flavoured rum. The rum making is an ideal way in which to make liquor...

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Barrel aged Cocktails Tricks

Barrel-ageing cocktails has been a trend in the beverage scene for the past few years.  Recently a bar attender started experimenting with taking spirit-driven cocktails in large volume and resting them in new oak barrels. Much like...

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Mix things up with barrel-aged cocktails

Pre-mixing and barrel-ageing cocktails might downplay the theatrics of modern-day bar attending, but can offer a tastier, mellower drink. When hosting a cocktail party during the holidays, you want to mingle with guests, not...

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Preparing A New Barrel

Preparation:  Please follow these simple directions to “cure” or “swell” your new barrel before adding your wine or any alcohol in it. Your new barrel may be smaller than its larger cousins – but...

European Oak Barrel

European Oak Barrels are designed for storage and ageing of wine and spirits. Alcohol stored in them acquire a unique taste and aroma. European oak – tree species in Eastern Europe is the raw material...

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Tiny Acorn to a Mighty Oak

A tiny acorn, resembling a miniature egg in an eggcup, loses its hold on the tree and drops to the ground. Buried by a scurrying squirrel and then forgotten, the seed sprouts. In time,...