Cocktails that use rum as their base ingredient.

liquid marijuana shot recipe

Liquid Marijuana Shot

Contrary to popular belief, a liquid marijuana shot does not contain THC or any cannabis compounds. Here’s how to make a liquid marijuana shot.

polynesian pearl driver

Polynesian Pearl Diver

The polynesian pearl diver is a delicious and refreshing cocktail. We’ll teach you the recipe and tell you some funny stories about it.

Rum is the New Black

Rum is the New Black

Our Rum is the New Black cocktail is my absolute favorite way to enjoy a rum old fashioned. It has sweetness, depth and a smoothness that makes it hard to resist whenever I look at my bottles of rum.

Heart of Darkness Cocktail

Heart of Darkness (Dark ‘N’ Stormy Variation)

You’ll find that the Heart of Darkness Cocktail is remarkably easy to drink and if you enjoy Thai food (I do and I find that remarkably easy to eat. All of it) then this is a drink that’ll have a lot of those familiar flavors and aromas.

How to Make a Zombie Cocktail

Zombie Cocktail

The Zombie Cocktail created by Don the Beachcomber in the late 1930s, is a fun classic tiki drink, that’s generous with its servings of alcohol and beautiful garnishes. Served in a cool ‘Zombie’ glass, it’s a favorite amongst many tiki cocktail drinkers.

How to Make a Millionaire Cocktail

Millionaire Cocktail

The millionaire cocktail is a crowd pleaser that uses some interesting ingredients. Sloe gin, in particular, is a massively underused ingredient in bars that’s absolutely delicious.

How to Make a Dark 'n' Stormy Cocktail - Crafty Bartending

Dark ‘n Stormy

A simple Bermudian highball cocktail that’s popular all around the world. For a Dark ’n’ Stormy to be called a Dark ’n’ Stormy it must be made with Gosling’s Black Seal rum because it’s a trademark of Gosling Brother’s Ltd.

How to Make a Delicious Strawberry Daiquiri Cocktail

Strawberry Daiquiri

The Strawberry Daiquiri is arguably the most popular variation of the original Daiquiri recipe. It gets a lot of slack because it’s often made cheaply at partys & festivals, but when made properly, it’s fruity, sweet, balanced & delicious.

How to Make the Best Cuba Libre Cocktail - Crafty Bartending

Cuba Libre Cocktail

The Cuba Libre is a simple highball cocktail – don’t forget to add the shot of fresh lime juice, otherwise, it’s just a rum & cola.

How to Make the Best Airmail Cocktail - Crafty Bartending

Airmail Cocktail Recipe

The Airmail cocktail is a champagne cocktail that’s not as well-known as some of the others, like the French 75, but it’s just as delicious.

Pina Colada Cocktail

Pina Colada

The Pina Colada cocktail is a refreshing summer cocktail comprising of rum, pineapple juice & coconut cream.

Mojito Cocktail


The Mojito cocktail is arguably the most popular summer cocktail in the world. And rightly so. It’s the perfect refreshment on a hot summer’s day.

Mai Tai Cocktail

Mai Tai

The Mai Tai cocktail is a modern classic and arguably the most popular tiki cocktail on the planet. It was created by the famed bartender “Trader” Vic Bergeron. Here’s how to make a variation of his classic.

Daiquiri Cocktail


There are many variations to the daiquiri cocktail, but the classic version is a fine, sophisticated & simple drink that anyone can enjoy.

Caipirinha cocktail


The Caipirinha cocktail is a very polarising cocktail because it uses a rough spirit called cachaça rum. Some people love it, others hate it, so be sure to check your guest knows what they’re getting into before they order one!