Friday Happy Hour: Diplomatico Mantuano de Venezuela
Amid this decidedly bleak backdrop of modern day Venezuela, Diplomatico, one of Venezuela's most celebrated rum producers, recently introduced Diplomatico Mantuano. Sadly, for me, this new blend jives with the times.
The Cane Mill Rum, Barbados: Friday Happy Hour
Cheap doesn't always mean poor quality when it comes to rum, though. Among the best quality blends I've discovered recently in the budget bin at my local liquor store: The Cane Mill Rum.
Yolo Rum – Worth Drinking More Than Once
Aged 10 years, Yolo Gold is plenty smooth for sipping, with a nice finish that's heavy on the vanilla with very little burn. It's solid, sophisticated.
Rekindling Rum Romance With Mount Gay Origin Series Vol. 1
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What’s Old is Amazing in Pusser’s Rum Gunpowder Proof
If Pusser's Gunpowder Proof is as true to its historical roots as they say, then I imagine those old British sailors were living pretty good... and dangerously.
What’s New Is Old When It Comes to Appleton Estate Signature Blend
A blend of 15 different rums, each aged for an average of four years, Appleton Estate Signature Blend was bred for mixing.
Santo Domingo’s South Bay Rum – Small Batch, BIG Sweetness
One thing I can definitively say about South Bay, though, is that it's all kinds of sweet... intensely so!
Kirk and Sweeney 12YO, Fine DomRep Rum from California
For 2015, one rum simply deserves a little extra recognition. Its name: Kirk and Sweeney.
Divine Providencia Rum and The Origin of Florida’s Palm Trees
There exists, perhaps, no rum better suited to mixing with coconut water than Providencia Rum... at least according to legend.