There’s nothing better than kicking back on vacation with a classic local cocktail, and nothing worse than being interrupted by some blowhard waxing poetic about the drink’s storied “history”. Unless you’re the blowhard, and you’re sitting at the exact bar where the drink was invented.
If you’ve ever stayed at a boutique hotel abroad, odds are you’ve come across a “Seriously, where on earth did the bartender go — oh wait, there is no bartender?” honesty bar.
Researchers at the Center for Addictions Research of the University of Victoria have found that raising the prices of alcohol by a mere ten percent could significantly curb the amount of deaths caused by alcohol consumption.
Moonshine distillers are making their first batches of legal liquor in this tiny Georgia town’s city hall, not far from the mountains and the maroon, orange and gold canopy of trees that once hid bootleggers from the law.
You don’t have to book a trip to the Caribbean to find a selection of high quality rums. Check out our picks for Atlanta’s best bars for rum-based drinks.