Well Pours | A Colonial Blend of Trademark Near Perfection.

Well Pours | A Colonial Blend of Trademark Near Perfection.

This edition of Well Pours features a well written colonial blend of trademark near perfection.  

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Book Report | Flavor Thesaurus by Niki Segnit

Book Report | Flavor Thesaurus by Niki Segnit

Taking a look at The Flavor Thesaurus by Niki Segnit with a few original recipes: Rock the Casbah and '62 Cherbanaro. 

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Well Pours | Great Podcasts for Cocktails

Well Pours | Great Podcasts for Cocktails

Well Pours will be an ongoing section here at Kapu Cocktail. This round is dedicated to podcast with rich, diverse information.

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Review | 2009 Caol Ila 6 Year Old "Faultline/Seven Grand" Single Malt Whisky

Review | 2009 Caol Ila 6 Year Old "Faultline/Seven Grand" Single Malt Whisky

Taking a tangent from rum to rum finished scotch!

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Blending | Idea, Base, and Blends

Blending | Idea, Base, and Blends

The California Rum Festival got me thinking about rum blending at home and making a punch inspired swizzle. 

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Interview | 60 Minutes of Kevin Upthegrove

Interview | 60 Minutes of Kevin Upthegrove

Neil and I sit down with Kevin and shared a drink and conversation at North Hollywood’s Tonga Hut - Los Angeles’ oldest tiki bar. We discussed rum, tiki, and 'ohana.

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Variation | The Hairy Gorilla

Variation | The Hairy Gorilla

The Hairy Gorilla, a Kapu Variation on The Naked Ape. I always have a rich home-made cinnamon syrup on hand, lemons from the tree in the back, my beloved Giffard Banane Du Brésil Liqueur, and a cabinet of rums to create variations.

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Original | Skurvy Skull

Original | Skurvy Skull

Kapu Cocktail original recipe with Luxardo and Cointreau liqueurs designed to keep the scurvy at bay.

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