New York Rum Festival 2019 Preview
We're getting set to celebrate the third edition of the New York Rum Festival, a two-day celebration of the very best of the noble spirit.
Add Some St. Lucia Spice To Your Summer With Chairman’s Spiced Tea
As with all of my favorite cocktails, Chairman's Spiced Tea employs a modicum of ingredients, is super-easy to make, and is decidedly delicious.
Rhum Clément Cuvée Festive – Le Joie de Rhum
Rhum Clément may be one of the most prestigious spirits brands in the world, but it has a playful side as well. Just look at Rhum Clément Cuvée Festive.
My Irreconcilable Differences with Brugal Leyenda
Brugal Leyenda (legend in English) was released in 2015 expressly in tribute of Brugal's founder, Don Andrés Brugal Montaner.
My Favorite New Rum of 2018 – Neptune Three-Year Aged Gold, Barbados
Neptune Three-Year Aged Gold Barbados Rum – the best of Barbados and the UK, and easily the best new rum I sampled in 2018.
Old Fashioned Rum Punch at Ana’s On The Beach, Antigua
What else could possibly make liming at Ana's On The Beach on Dickenson Bay, Antigua any better..? Answer: Old Fashioned Rum Punch.
Toasting Perfect Locations with English Harbour 1981 Rum
English Harbour 1981 is "Balanced." Not too oaky from the extended aging. Vanilla, nutmeg, allspice, and toffee expertly offset by the aged oak notes.
My Journey To The Heart of Clairin Rhum Country: Cap-Haitien, Haiti
Clairin, the Caribbean's most bombastic bush rum, can be enjoyed anywhere in Haiti. To truly appreciate its essence, though, you must travel to Cap-Haitien.
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.