Rathlee Journal

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation="" css=".vc_custom_1522095412130{padding-bottom: 30px !important;}"][vc_column][vc_column_text]It’s London Rum Week this week, which builds up to RumFest on the weekend of October 20th and 21st. But, why should London have the monopoly on rum fun? Cornwall has been well represented in...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation="" css=".vc_custom_1522095412130{padding-bottom: 30px !important;}"][vc_column][vc_column_text]This summer we had the great pleasure of working with renowned Tiki mug artist Baï Tiki to create a limited edition mug designed exclusively for Rathlee Distilling. Some of these mugs were included in the...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation="" css=".vc_custom_1522095412130{padding-bottom: 30px !important;}"][vc_column][vc_column_text]When tiki burst onto the American cultural landscape in the middle of the twentieth century, the drink that became most closely associated with it was rum, and heavily garnished rum cocktails drank out of elaborate...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation="" css=".vc_custom_1522095412130{padding-bottom: 30px !important;}"][vc_column][vc_column_text]On August 6th, Paola’s home city of Bogotá celebrated its 480th birthday. Not one to let a Monday get in the way of a good celebration we raised a glass to wish Colombia’s capital Feliz Cumpleaños...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation="" css=".vc_custom_1522488883358{padding-top: 40px !important;padding-bottom: 40px !important;}"][vc_column][vc_column_text] It’s festival season and we can’t wait for the Latin vibes to start at Tropical Pressure Festival right here in Cornwall on July 13-15. With Colombia’s Queen of Cumbia, Totó La Momposina, bringing her...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation="" css=".vc_custom_1522095412130{padding-bottom: 30px !important;}"][vc_column][vc_column_text]829 Naval Air Squadron was a submarine hunting squadron of the Royal Navy’s Fleet Air Arm, flying Merlin Mk 2 helicopters from their base at RNAS Culdrose here in Cornwall. The squadron was decommissioned on...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation="" css=".vc_custom_1522488883358{padding-top: 40px !important;padding-bottom: 40px !important;}"][vc_column][vc_column_text]Our early summer Endless Possibilities playlist has just dropped on Spotify, and it’s a belter! The perfect soundtrack for these long, golden, summer evenings, it features a wealth of Latin funk, deep funk,...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation="" css=".vc_custom_1522095412130{padding-bottom: 30px !important;}"][vc_column][vc_column_text]Wow! We came away from the recent 2018 World Rum Awards with our hands full, taking home accolades for World's Best Design, World’s Best Label and Best New Launch in the design category, as well...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation="" css=".vc_custom_1522095412130{padding-bottom: 30px !important;}"][vc_column][vc_column_text]Outdoor swimming is experiencing a huge boom in popularity, and for those enthusiasts not fortunate enough to live alongside a suitable stretch of coast or open water the best option for many city-bound swimmers is...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation="" css=".vc_custom_1522488883358{padding-top: 40px !important;padding-bottom: 40px !important;}"][vc_column][vc_column_text]Cornwall may seem a long way away from the rest of the U.K. (it's nearer than Colombia!) but Superfast broadband has made Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly some of the most well-connected...