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Monthly Archives: March 2011

What is Solera

What is Solera

Fresh off of a trip to the Abuelo Distillery in Panama, Bahama Bob Leonard explains the ins and outs of…
Carnival Never Ends

Carnival Never Ends

“Trinidad Carnival is like the Super Bowl, New Year’s, All-Star Weekend, Labor Day – all of that rolled into one.”  New…
Bottling the Rooster

Bottling the Rooster

The sights, sounds and smells of a distillery can be a wonderful jolt to the senses of a rum geek.…
Jamaican Rum Fire

Jamaican Rum Fire

A bulk rum distillery in Trelawny, Jamaica signs a deal with Red Stripe to produce a new overproof white rum…
Barritt’s Cocktail Contest

Barritt’s Cocktail Contest

Barritt’s Ginger Beer invites you to try your hand at creating the next great Barritt’s cocktail.  The winning mixologist will…
The Spirit of a Privateer

The Spirit of a Privateer

The small-batch spirits movement continues to gain strength in the United States.  Privateer International opens a new rum distillery in…
Bundy 10 Year

Bundy 10 Year

Bundaberg releases their 10 Yr Old Rum-Master Distillers Collection.  A group of 50 collectors camped out for 2 days to…
Bamboo Duppy

Bamboo Duppy

Caribbean Travel + Life features a classic cocktail from Jamaica that includes 3 rums, Red Label wine, vodka and tequila.…
Rum Jungle RIP

Rum Jungle RIP

Rum Jungle, the popular rum-centric bar and nightclub within Madalay Bay Casino in Las Vegas, was shuttered late last year.…
Holey Dollar Wins Big

Holey Dollar Wins Big

Australia’s Holey Dollar Rum continues to gain recognition for their unique lineup.  The Spirits Masters Series awards them three medals…