Try to drink rum in its purest form. For quality brands preferred this method. The fact that the dark rum is aged in barrels for much longer than the amber, and therefore has a bright and rich taste. Therefore, to assess this drink is best drunk as a digestif (after a meal).
Pour dark rum in a special glass with a thick bottom and walls (also for this drink you can use the traditional glasses of cognac). Fill glass with a few ice cubes and a slice of lemon or lime. The resulting cool drink with a tart flavor will have a little acidity from the citrus, that will give an unforgettable experience when used.
Can you use dark rum with a classic starter. Pure rum with ice at will, it is customary to eat an orange, which previously had to be sprinkled with a small amount of ground cinnamon.
Try a favorite combination of many rum and cokes. Carbonated drink to mix with rum in the ratio 3:1, add ice and a lemon wedge. The taste of rum will become less tart and the stake will give the cocktail a sweet taste.
Prepare the grog on the basis of dark rum. This hot drink will warm the coldest of winters and will give a wonderful mood. You will need 100 ml hot water 50 ml dark rum, juice of half a lemon and one teaspoon of honey. In hot water, add the rum, then the lemon juice and honey. Stir well to dissolve honey and pour into glasses. Optionally, add cloves or nutmeg. You will get a wonderful hot drink, taste of rum which you can adjust in accordance with your wishes.
Try a classic cocktail based on dark rum "Barbados". Mix 40 ml dark rum, 10 ml grenadine syrup, 80 ml orange juice 10 ml lemon. It is desirable to use a shaker. Then, in a tall glass put 3-4 ice cubes, pour the cocktail and decorate it with pineapple.
Discover the taste of dark rum, cooked cocktail "Caribbean". Mix in a shaker with ice 30 ml dark rum, 30 ml gin, 20 ml lemon juice 10 ml of sugar syrup. Pour into glasses and garnish with cherries for cocktails.
Remember that drinking alcohol is not recommended for children and pregnant women.
Dark rum goes well with cigars and cigarillos. Smoking has a way to diversify the use of this drink - a bite of his chocolate, melon, pineapple or cherries, and you will discover ROM new. A classic combination is a coffee with rum or as his escort.