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Monthly Archives: August 2010

Endangered Pleasures

Endangered Pleasures

Here’s another page-turner from Barbara Holland.  Endangered Pleasures: In Defense of Naps, Bacon, Martinis, Profanity, and other Indulgences.  Read on!!!…
4 Rums with Wondrich

4 Rums with Wondrich

The spirits commentary in Esquire just keeps getting better.  This month, Dave Wondrich gives 4 rums the daiquiri-test and mixes…
Ian & Black Tot

Ian & Black Tot

“It was 40 years ago today, The Navy took the rum away.  But it’s never gone out of Style, Black Tot’s been…
Seleccion de Maestros

Seleccion de Maestros

Next week, Havana Club International is set to release Seleccion de Maestros (Master’s Choice), the latest addition to their premium…
Rum Sales Surge in UK

Rum Sales Surge in UK

Drink Business.com and the BBC discuss the UK surge in rum sales.  Grocery giant, Tesco, says their sales have hit…
Top 5 Rum Cocktails

Top 5 Rum Cocktails

As summer winds down in Minneapolis (seriously, evening temps are down in the 50s already) City Pages rolls out their…
Black Tot Rum Tasting

Black Tot Rum Tasting

Our luck in Philly continued last Friday when we were summoned to a belated Black Tot Day celebration and tasting…
Philly Rum Party

Philly Rum Party

Rum brands from around the world and enthusiasts from across the US came together in Philadelphia last week for Rum…
Zafra-strong

Zafra-strong

Popularity continues to grow for Zafra Rum Master Reserve 21, the super-premium Panamanian rum that was launched by Dana Wine…
Rum Experience

Rum Experience

Are you a “Captain of Rum?”  Take the National Post quiz and test your knowledge of rum and classic cocktails.…