Bacardi Black vs. Bacardi Gold vs. Bacardi White

If you came to this post looking to buy Bacardi dark rum, Bacardi Black, you can do so here. Bacardi Black is a medium-bodied black rum aged in heavily charred oak barrels which is then filtered through a secret blend of charcoals. According to its makers, the flavors of Bacardi Black are of sweet, tropical fruit, buttery caramel and vanilla notes that then give way to a smoky liquorice and molasses finish. According to its website, Bacardi recommends that Bacardi Black be drunk as a shot or with intensely flavoured mixers such as coffee liqueur. Personally, I love my Bacardi Black … Continue reading Bacardi Black vs. Bacardi Gold vs. Bacardi White

Cellar Restaurant (Things to Do in Nairobi)

Last night found me at one of my old hangout spots: The Cellar restaurant. I hadn’t been for a while but being back reminded me of why it was a place that was well worth going to. The Cellar restaurant, located diagonally opposite from The Methodist Guest House in Kileleshwa, is a quiet, classy bar and restaurant. It takes on so many different characters depending on where you sit, what you do there, and what company you are in, that I barely know how to describe it to you. Let me try to describe it by telling you what the Cellar … Continue reading Cellar Restaurant (Things to Do in Nairobi)

Saint Jaume Valley, White Wine

A few months ago, I was having dinner and drinks with a friend at Red Sea, an Ethiopian/Eritrean (I think more the latter) bar/restaurant, on Lenana Road, where I often go when I want good Ethiopian food in a good social ambiance. The Red Sea, for all its good points, is generally not the kind of place where I would ask for a glass of wine. In a place that I feel would not invest in their wine, I know that wine can taste more like vinegar than anything else. At the end of my meal though, I felt like … Continue reading Saint Jaume Valley, White Wine

Welcome to ChickAboutTown.com

Hi! Welcome to ChickAboutTown.com. I am not yet sure what this blog will become, but I guess if it’s ever going to happen, I need to just get started. 🙂 Let me start by introducing myself. For the purpose of this blog, please feel free to call me Biche. That’s not pronounced b**ch, but rather \bish\. I have a passion for all things good. I love to go out. I love to travel. I love anything that truly stands out above the crowd. ChickAboutTown.com would like to be your guide to the good things in life.

Life in East Africa…& beyond!