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Classic Southern Drinks

For this issue, we wanted to feature some classic Southern drinks—but we had to do so in a way that avoided a Mint Julep, because

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Choosing the Right Tequila

In life, we often start purchasing what we can most readily afford before graduating up and spending more on what should thusly be a better

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Ron Barceló Rum: Not Your Dorm Liquor

Rum is a different sort of liquor in that it isn’t usually used as a shot like vodka or tequila. That’s not to say there

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Happy National Rum Day!

We at Cigars & Leisure love rum. Well, we love all spirits, but rum in particular is a favorite so today is a big day for us.

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Pachamama Sour: Incan Goddess-Inspired

Take your taste buds on a Peruvian journey with the new Pachamama Sour cocktail, from DOA in Miami Beach. Created by the restaurant’s award-winning bar manager, Josh Gonzalez, the Incan goddess-inspired concoction blends Hendricks

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National Daiquiri Day!

It’s July 19 which means National Daiquiri Day! Celebrate appropriately by making a daiquiri. If you don’t, you’re a grinch. This recipe by Ron Barceló

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Mixology Monday: Just the Two of Us by Ron Barceló

Summer officially began June 21st, which means trying all the summer cocktails you can possibly handle. Ron Barceló, makers of fine rum, has a new

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3 Tequila Recipes for Warm Summer Days

Tequila is a magnificent spirit because it can be sipped neat like bourbon and scotch, but, like rum and vodka, it also blends wonderfully into

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Ron Barcelo’s Pretty Girl Mojito

Summer body ready or not, Ron Barceló comes with no judgement with its skinny take on the Mojito; the Pretty Girl. The almost-too-beautiful-to-drink cocktail mixes

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The Backdraft Shot

This is one bad-ass, intense shot; involving fire, sucking in alcohol infused vapor, and getting drunk really, really fast. Here’s the recipe and, because it’s