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27
Jul

How to Honor Black Tot Day

Black Tot Day, 31 July 1970, was was the day when the Royal Navy seized their issuing of rum rations to its sailors. Before this, sailors would receive a daily tot and they would all gather up on deck when they heard the call, “Up Spirits!”. Here’s how you can commemorate Black Tot Day.  1. Hit a rum bar If you truly want to immerse …

25
Jul

Pusser’s Rum Ambassador

Meet our first official Pusser’s Rum Ambassador Shannon Mustipher Why Rum? What intrigued you into the world of rum? I like to think that it chose me!  Five years ago, I became a bartender at Glady’s Caribbean – before it was a Caribbean restaurant.  Six months into working there, I approached the owner with new …

15
May

Pusser’s Rum Cocktail: The Pilot

The Pilot 3/4 oz (~22 ml) Pusser’s Gunpowder proof 3/4 oz (~22 ml) Luxardo Bitter 3/4 oz (~22 ml) Cardamaro 3/4 oz (~22 ml) Lime Juice Cocktail by: Josh Lewis of The Atlantic in Savannah, GA Josh is inspired by…”The classics and the spirit itself… What flavors do I find in a certain rum or gin etc. I …

27
Apr

Bartender on Deck: Julia Maltby

Meet Pusser’s Rum Bartender on Deck: Julia Maltby   1. Tell me about yourself. What’s your background, and how did you end up as a mixologist? My name is Julia Maltby AKA Jungle Julia. A passion for mixology seems to have run through my veins. No matter how hard I try, I find myself coming …

26
Apr

3 Delicious Twists on the Classic Pusser’s Painkiller Recipe

Check out these three upgrades to our classic Pusser’s Painkiller recipe The Bloody Dollar by Miguel of Holy City Handcraft 1½ oz (~45 ml) #PussersRum #GunpowderProof 2 oz (~60 ml) Fresh Pineapple Juice 1 oz (~30 ml) Cream of Coconut 1 oz (~30 ml) Fresh Blood Orange Juice ¼ oz (~7 ml) Fresh Lime Juice …

26
Apr

Liquid History of Planter’s Punch

Take a sip back in history with us as we explore one of the world’s most famous rum cocktails, Planter’s Punch The origin of the Planter’s Punch cocktail is murky. The Planters Hotel in Charleston, South Carolina, is often credited as the punch’s place of origin. However, while rum and punch played undeniable roles in the history …

2
Apr

Bartender on Deck: Stephen Ramos

Meet Pusser’s Rum Bartender on Deck Stephen Ramos   Stephen Ramos of The Exhibition Room in Long Beach, California 1. Tell us about yourself. My name is Stephen Ramos and I am honored to be this month’s Bartender on Deck! You will usually catch me travelling the states with my band Hearts Like Lions but …

2
Apr

Pusser’s Painkiller Week 2018

Pusser’s Painkiller Week 2018   Celebrate the beginning of spring and the end of income tax season with us as we partake in the best week of the year: Painkiller Week! (April 15-22) #PussersPainkiller Photo Contest We’ll be partying Painkiller style all month long, and you’re invited to join in the festivities. We’re giving away …

29
Mar

Liquid History of the Pusser’s Painkiller

Brush Up on Your Liquid History with the Story of the Pusser’s Painkiller The Painkiller cocktail got its start in the British Virgin Islands at a quaint bar known as the Soggy Dollar. The six-seat bar has no dock—the only way to get there is to swim up to it—so your dollars get wet (hence the name). The …

12
Mar

Pusser’s Wins Master Medal & Gold Medal at 2018 Global Rum Masters

We’re pleased to share that Pusser’s Rum has been awarded two medals from The Spirits Business Global Rum Masters Pusser’s Gunpowder Proof Rum was given the most prestigious award— the Master Medal. Rum panel judge Antony Moss described the authentic spirit as having “the dream combination of esters together with lovely integrated oak and rancio”. …