Noah Fecks. Let rum’s true beauty shine in this spirit-forward take on a rum Manhattan from bartender Meaghan Dorman of New York City’s Dear Irving.Two kinds of vermouth—lush Cocchi Torino and bitter Punt y Mes—bring a dynamic richness, while a spritz of Islay scotch adds smoke, and a pinch of coffee salt brings a unique yet subtle savoriness. Recipes, how to, tips and tricks, and guide to making cocktails and hosting at home using New Zealand's Dancing Sands gin, vodka, rum and spirits. A cocktail is a mixed drink typically made with a distilled liquor (such as arrack, brandy, cachaça, gin, rum, tequila, vodka, or whiskey) as its base ingredient that is then mixed with other ingredients or garnishments.Sweetened liqueurs, wine, or beer may also serve as the base or be added.If beer is one of the ingredients, the drink is called a beer cocktail. When it comes to classic rum cocktails, none hold a candle to eggnog. Essentially a fancy term for a Rum and Coke, the super simple cocktail does squeeze one more ingredient into the mix: lime. We have it all covered: You start off by selecting your preferred base – vodka, gin, rum, bubbles – and we’ll make a few suggestions based on your choice and put them into cocktail kits. ), I have easy recipes for vodka cocktails, rum cocktails, and a full cocktail recipe guide for you to download! If gin isn’t your thing (though you should really try it! When we talk about iconic gin cocktails, the New Orleans (or Ramos Gin) fizz must be included in the conversation. Are you a gin person? White rum gets all the love, thanks to its low price point and appearances in well-known classics like the Mojito.But we don’t think enough attention is given to its moodier, older sister, dark rum. Perhaps a rum aficionado? Rum was a key ingredient, being distilled in the colonies—and, at one time, rum was New England's most prosperous industry. Bold, spicy and just a touch sweeter, dark rum gives a mysterious edge to both classic and contemporary cocktails. If your cocktail making competency begins and ends with pouring soda into booze, allow us to introduce you to the Cuba Libre. Easy-to-make cocktails are just a click away! Widely thought to have originated in medieval England, the drink became especially popular in America. COCKTAILS. The mix is one of gin, citrus, syrup, cream, orange flower water, and egg white and it is that last ingredient that is both essential and designates this drink for the dedicated cocktail lover. Is sparkling wine your thing? It is a complicated cocktail that requires dedication and the results are worth it. Citrus Gin Martini.