What is Pisco ?

What is Pisco ?

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Many people have been asking What is Pisco recently. The answer is, it is one of the hot new liquires that the Tiki culture is embracing. New may be a bit of a stretch as Pisco has be the preferred drink in Peru and Chile for centuries. Back, oh lets say 500 years or so, the
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How to build a Tiki Bar

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Have you ever wondered How to build a Tiki Bar ? Yes, we know you have. The glamour, the mystique, the nostalgia all build into an Mad Men fueled desire to go back to a simpler time. If you are ready to start a Tiki Bar project the first step is to find the proper area
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Cigars, the Caribbean’s luxurious indulgance

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Of all the magical things that the Caribbean has bestowed on the world one of our favorites is the classic cigar. When coupled with, oh, let’s say a finely crafted, well aged rum, a Classic cigar is an all out luxurious assault on the senses. The feel in your hand, the smoke wafting around you
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The Dark and Storm Cocktail

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The history of the Dark and Stormy Tiki Cocktail  , and yes there has to be a history for any classic Tiki drink, goes way back to circa 1860. The Gosling family of Bermuda was busy growing there rum business. In 1806 James Gosling, a recent immigrant to the tiny island of Bermuda started perfecting
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Fog Cutter tiki cocktail classic

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The Tiki Bar Classic, Fog cutter is a drink that if you have tried one, it probably wasn’t the classic recipe. The story of the Fog Cutter is the story of the Tiki world… filled with mystery and quite a bit of industrial espionage. One story goes that Tony Ramos, the lead bartender at the
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Ma Doudou flavored rum , a taste of St. Martin

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Of the many great things associated with the island paradise of St. Martin, Ma Doudou flavored rum is one of the best. If you have never been to St. Martin, first we feel for you… second, you have probably never heard of one of our favorite rum products. Ma DouDou is one of the island’s
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What is Grog ?

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Grog, few things fit as neatly into the pantheon of Classic Tiki Culture as the question, What is grog ? The history of Grog, and there is quite a history goes way back to to August 21 1740. On that day Vice Admiral Edward Vernon of the Royal Navy decreed it was good and should
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Modern Tiki Classic, the Black Strap Jungle Bird

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The world of Tiki Culture can be broken into classic and modern. One of the modern tiki drinks that has become an instant classic is the Black Strap Jungle Bird. But first a little back ground. We were enjoying an after work cocktail at Shag Bark a really top notch restaurant in Richmond Va. The
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The Singapore Sling classic TIKI cocktail

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One of the oldest and most iconic cocktails in the TIKI pantheon is The Singapore Sling. The classic Singapore Sling Tiki cocktail has everything that is needed to be a classic TIKI cocktail. IT has an exotic history, it has a bit of intrigue, We know who the original artist who created it was and
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Tiki bar classic Mai Tai cocktail

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Tiki bar classic Mai Tai is a classic tropical cocktail and a must for any Tiki Bartenders recipe book. Most people think of the Mai Tai as just another fruity tropical rum drink and most uninformed bar tenders serve it that way. The truth is that the history of the Mai Tai is as interesting
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