Mount Gay Rum Barrel Graffiti – Thankfully Banned for Rum’s Sake
Each Mount Gay rum barrel stored in the company's aging warehouses is adorned with symbols, words, and numbers. Some do not belong.
Old Brigand Black Label Superior Rum: The Better Old Brigand?
Barbados is home to two Old Brigand rums: Old Brigand Black Label Superior and regular Old Brigand. Is "superior" really better? We test...
Diplomatico Planas Blanco Rum: White Sipping Rum de Venezuela
Aged six years and charcoal filtered six times, Diplomatico Planas Blanco Rum is one of the more dynamic white rums around.
Candela Mamajuana – Rum Liqueur Born of a Spicy Rendezvous
If you love traditional homemade mamajuana, you'll likely think Candela Mamajuana is soft. That, however, is not necessarily a bad thing.
Ron Medellín 19 and the Problem with Colombian Rums
With age should come wisdom. The kind of wisdom that should make me know better about Colombian rums like Ron Medellín 19.
Rhum Dillon XO Hors D’Age – The Beauty of Patience
Woody with nice notes of vanilla and cinnamon, and a subtle burn, Rhum Dillon XO Hors D'Age punches a bit beyond its brand pedigree.
Equiano Rum – GREAT Rum Worthy of its Esteemed Namesake
Equiano Rum is a blend of aged rums from Barbados and Mauritius. That's just a small part of what makes it special, though...
Miami Rum Congress 2023 – A Preview
Miami Rum Congress 2023 aims to elevate rum's status. Forget pirates, peg legs, and grass skirts. This confab caters to connoisseurs.
El Dorado 5: 140+ Years of Pedigree at a Very Nice Price
The finest rums don't always carry the highest prices. Nor are they always the most aged. El Dorado 5 is a prime example.