Negroni a la Rhum Agricole: French Caribbean Twist on an Italian Classic
The Macouba Negroni is more dynamic and sophisticated than the original, thanks to the inspired blend of spices and heat in Rhum JM VSOP.
House Gecko (Mabouya): Helpful Horror In West Indian Homes
You can keep Frankenstein. Dracula, Freddy Krueger, and Jason too. For me, there's nothing scarier than a West Indian House Gecko.
Daiquiri Of The Dead Blood-Red Halloween Cocktail Recipe
Requiring just three ingredients, the Daiquiri Of The Dead is as simple as simple gets when it comes to mixing up a great Halloween cocktail.
Haunted Graveyard Cocktail Recipe (Rum Version)
My Haunted Graveyard Cocktail recipe, adaped from Sprinkles & Sprouts, substitutes Bourbon for rum finished in Bourbon casks because, you know, I love rum.
🇵🇷 Old San Juan
Garita del Diablo (Devil’s Sentry Box), Puerto Rico
Garita del Diablo (Devil's Sentry Box) at Castillo San Cristóbal in Old San Juan has been off limits for hundreds of years. There's a haunted reason why...
Devil’s Island, French Guiana – Hell on Earth for 100 Years
Devil's Island may look like an idyllic Caribbean paradise, but this French Guiana outpost actually better espouses its infamous name than its appearance.
Haunted Caribbean: Don’t Trifle With Le Ti Bolom
Ti Bolom represent the souls of children who died before being baptized. They are the Devil's subjects, damned for all eternity to do his bidding.
Coconut Jack-O-Lantern: Add the Caribbean to Halloween
This Halloween, punt the pumpkin and make your Halloween decorations a little more tropical with this coconut jack-o-lantern.
There’s Nothing To Fear From Haitian Vodou… Except Maybe This Guy
As with any religion, there's a dark side to Haitian Vodou. It's not all encompassing, as the mainstream media and Hollywood would have you believe.