In the days of pirates rum drank straight from the bottle without ceremony and etiquette. Now it’s hard to imagine respectable gentlemen sipping this strong alcohol with the throat. Were to rule, which is desirable. I will tell you how to drink rum in various ways.
1. In its purest form. This is the best option, as it allows you to enjoy the real taste of rum. The drink is served at the beginning of the meal as an aperitif and drinking vodka shots. White (clear) rum stimulates the appetite, and acting is no worse than wine or vodka. Optimal snack – any meat dish.
High-quality dark or gold rum is best served after the main meal as a digestif alcohol. In this case, the culture of drinking is more like a ritual drinking of brandy and whiskey. Aged rum one-third fill a tall glass with a thick bottom. First, drink warm natural warm palm, then a few seconds enjoying the smell, and then drink in small SIPS. In this case, the snack is not provided, replace the food flavorful cigar and a Cup of coffee.
Rum is fun only in small doses. After drinking 100-150 ml the person ceases to feel the taste. Therefore, I advise you focus on quality and forget about quantity, otherwise a strong hangover in the morning provided.
Newcomers better start drinking rum brands, for example, “Bacardi” and “Captain Morgan”, they are deservedly considered among the best in the world. Recalibrating the taste, you can go to a less well-known brands.
2. Rum with ice. Add in a glass of ice love women who don’t like tart bitter taste of strong liquor. But judges are skeptical about this method, believing that this individuality is lost Roma.
Ice mutes the taste of rum
3. In cocktails. Cocktails with rum are read by classic drinks. But it is quite another alcohol, respectively, the taste will also be different. One of the best recipes shown in the video.
4. Rum with juices and water. It is best to dilute the rum, lemon juice, coconut milk or other fresh fruit (fresh juices), balancing taste and strength. The most popular ratio is 1:2 (one part juice to two parts rum).
In America, white rum diluted with Cola or soda. In the bars of the United States is a combination is considered absolutely normal, although Roma fans call it unacceptable. Rum and coke is well suited for youth parties, where no one pays attention to the taste of alcohol, as long as they can be easily and quickly drunk.