Brigadier Kapil Mohan, the man who created the iconic brand of dark rum, Old Monk, passed away on January 6 at the age of 88. Mohan, an entrepreneur who served as chairman and managing director of Mohan Meakin, was awarded the Padma Shri — the fourth highest Indian civilian award — in 2010 by the Government of India under the trade and industry category. Old Monk lovers drink nothing but Old Monk and it is India’s favorite drink. Old monk lovers do not care about expensive single malts or crazy wines – they just want the monk. No wonder, the brand has never needed to advertise.
With the massive popularity of Old Monk Rum, there are loads of videos to be found around it. Here are ten interesting videos we found about Old Monk Rum on YouTube, that you’ll enjoy watching.
Being Indian: To That Old Monk Friend
MONK (A tribute to the legend, OLD MONK) – A Short Film
ScoopWhoop: Old Monk Is The Best
The Unglis: A Bollywood Tribute To Old Monk!
Indiatimes – The Teetotaller Behind Old Monk | The Story Of Kapil Mohan & Old Monk
MensXP: Top 8 Old Monk Cocktails | How To Make Rum Cocktails
3 Easy Ways To Fancy It Up With Old Monk
Buzzfeed: Americans Try Old Monk For The First Time
Gobble | Old Monk Soaked Gulaab Jamun
Buzzfeed India: Flaming Old Monk Pizza