No spirit captures the balmy tropical allure of Miami quite like rum, where names like BACARDÍ Ocho, Havana Club, and Santa Teresa call to mind the Caribbean islands and South American paradises that many of our residents once called home. It’s also the staple ingredient in many of the drinks people post to announce to all of social media they’re in Miami, whether that’s a mojito, daiquiri, or pina colada served in a pineapple.
As August is an especially balmy month, it seems only appropriate that it’s also National Rum Month, where we can spend 31 days savoring the spirit in drinks we maybe haven’t tried before. Around Miami, a handful of bars and restaurants have created some truly exceptional rum cocktails that deserve to be explored. From the swanky parties at Seaspice to the barstools at Minibar, here’s a look at 10 great places to enjoy rum in Miami.Read More