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Monthly Archives: January 2010

Rum Lore

Rum Lore

Nelson’s blood and the origin of “grog” and “rumbullion.”  Rum history, myth and legend is tested by our friends at…
A Decade of Drinking

A Decade of Drinking

Let’s face it, the last ten years have been difficult economically and politically, but the NY Times deems the ’00′s…
A Look @ Mount Gay

A Look @ Mount Gay

Alun Hill of TV Travel Channel.com gets a sneak peek at the legendary Mount Gay Rum distilling process. Click here…
48 Hours in Barbados

48 Hours in Barbados

The Mount Gay Distillery Tour makes Reuters list of top things to do during a weekend holiday in Barbados. Click…
Hemingway Adventure

Hemingway Adventure

Take a journey through the world of Ernest Hemingway courtesy of PBS.  His rummy exploits in Key West and Cuba…
Kraken Love

Kraken Love

Lower the lights and cue the porno music…. the Kraken Black Spiced Rum gets all cuddly with the Bitter End…
Rum Ahoy!

Rum Ahoy!

Cane spirits history, regions, and categories explained by the Burlington Free Press. Read the full article here.
The Fine Art of Mixing Drinks

The Fine Art of Mixing Drinks

David Embury’s classic drinks manuel is available in hard back once again (actually, since 2008.)  This is pre-Prohibition mixology at…
Tropical Flair

Tropical Flair

Planter’s Punch and other easy to make tropical drinks from our friends at T&T Newsday.  Enjoy! http://www.newsday.co.tt/features/0,114080.html
Rums Under $40

Rums Under $40

From Time Out-New York….”There are many quality rums on the market—here are five worth trying neat, up or on the…