San Diego Spirits Competition 2016

2016 San Diego Spirits Competition

Squeal Spiced Black Rum took home the Silver Metal at the 2016 San Diego International Spirits Competition! Of the 128 entries entered, only 77 Medals were awarded across all categories. See the results here

Squeal Rum Cigar and Spirits 2016

Squeal @ Cigar & Spirits Magazine 2016 Event

The official photo album from the @Cigar&SpiritsMagazine 2016 West Coast Cigar & Spirits Event. #SquealRum was honored to pour at such a prestigious event with attendees including @DeliciaSilva the @CigarVixen and the beautiful @VanessaGolub. Great #Cigars, #Food and #Spirits. #NewportBeach will never be the same, and @SquealRum will soon be available at #HiTimeLiquors in #CostaMesa

The Pullman Glenwood Springs Cola Cake

The Pullman Glenwood Springs | Squeal Rum Baked Alaska

  Chef de Cuisine Chris Randall at the Pullman in Glenwood Springs, created an amazing Squeal Rum Baked Alaska. Topping it with Palisade Peach Ice Cream, it makes Colorado the feature of this great dish! Check out the recipe from this master: Cola Cake 4 cups granulated sugar4 cups cake flour2 Cup Rocky Mountain Cola3 cups marshmallow fluff1 cup butter 1 cup olive oil6 tablespoons dutch cocoa powder2 teaspoons baking soda1 cup buttermilk4 …

10 Ways a Small Business Startup is Like a Kitchen

Cooking at home is fun, running your business should be too. Both include measuring, stirring, sharing and community. Being a Chef requires certain skills, and I have been able to use what I have learned in the kitchen to grow as an entrepreneur. You must be able to find direction in chaos Being able to focus on the task at …

Where does Squeal Rum source their water?

Denver and the metro area get water straight from Rocky Mountain Sources which is why our water tastes better. Squeal Rum has the benefit of this water, right from nature, to the glass, which makes it worth savoring anytime. Part of the reason why Denver is known for brews and cocktails is because of the water sourced from the Rocky …

Christmas Pork Tenderloin and Cheese Dip: A Holiday Recipe From Squeal Rum

Great Holiday Recipes with Squeal Rum You can see these dishes & Chef JP Krause on the Hotmixology TV ‘Christmas Cocktails’ Episode   Pretzel & Squeal Cheese Dip Pretzel Take bread dough, and raise like normal Cut and roll into 1”x3” rods Boil in baking soda water for 20 seconds Top with pretzel salt Bake 375 degrees Fahrenheit for 8-10 …

Introducing our Squeal Rum Ambassadors!

Our Squeal Brand Ambassadors know how to “GO PIG OR GO HOME”, rocking our their respective fields with everything they’ve got. Lizzy Lizzy Brodie is a premier Denver Events, Marketing and Promotions Consultant. In an industry where knowing people is important, Lizzy is the person to know. Her success in music and fashion have made her one of Denver’s hottest …

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Why does an alcohol’s proof effect taste?

Ever wonder why alcohols have different proofs and why? The origin of alcohol proof So first, what is proof? Basically, proof is the percentage of alcohol in a spirit. “Proof” started as a way to ‘prove’ the alcohol wasn’t watered down. Distillers knew they could increase their profits by watering down their spirits, and so consumers began to test them. …

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Puerto Rico and Rum

The connection between Puerto Rico and rum goes back to the days of Christopher Columbus who brought sugarcane to the island in 1493. Puerto Rico refers to themselves now as the Rum Capital of the World. Because Rum is a byproduct of sugarcane, Puerto Rico is ideal for production, as sugar cane is a key economic source. “Guarapo,” or sugar …