to the way people live their lives to the fullest and have some fun along the way. It’s from this place, where the sugarcane first came to the USA, that a new spirit was born.
American rum breaks ground on addition featuring a barrel library, an event space and an outdoor entertainment venue.Read more
Lemon Rosemary Rum Cooler By George Graham When life gives you lemons! (All photos credit: George Graham) While a big pitcher of homemade lemonade brings genteel Southern credibility to any backyard gathering, I profess that adding a splash (or two) of rum to the tall glass can only lengthen the slow drawl of the conversation. […]Read more
Rum Drinker’s Paradise By: SUZANNE FERRARA A dream come true seems to have simultaneously put the small town of Lacassine, Louisiana on the map and award-winning Louisiana handcrafted rums on the palates of spirit drinkers around the globe. Over the past four years, hundreds of thousands have made their way to the Bayou Rum Distillery, […]Read more
Known for their award winning rum and now their award winning visitor center, Bayou Rum Distillery promises to deliver an experience for your eyes and taste buds! We talked with Master Blender Reiniel Vicente and Head Distiller Jeff Murphy about this hidden gem in Lacassine and all that it offers. For a great recipe using […]Read more
Bayou Rum Wins Best Visitor Center Honor Bayou Rum Distillery was recently honored as the best large-scale visitor center in the 2017 Distillery Experience Challenge by Drinks International. The Distillery Experience Challenge rewards excellence in hospitality — whether it’s teaching how a spirit is made, the history of the distillery and its environment, conducting a […]Read more
Bayou Rum Distillery wins award from Drinks International By Rachael Thomas Bayou Rum Distillery, the largest private rum distillery in the country, recently won the Best Large-scale Visitor Center through Drink International’s 2017 Distillery Experience Challenge. The distillery, located in Lacassine, Louisiana, is a frontrunner for award-winning American rums and continues to bolster its reputation […]Read more
Bayou Rum Ball Recipe A seasonal favorite with no cooking required! Ingredients: 1/4 cup Bayou Rum (Spiced recommended) 1 cup finely crushed/chopped vanilla wafers 1 cup confectioners’ sugar 1 cup finely chopped pecans or walnuts 2 tablespoons cocoa powder 2 tablespoons (1/8 cup) light corn syrup Instructions: Combine the above ingredients in a bowl. Knead into a blob with smooth consistency. The blob should be slightly […]Read more