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The Week in Rum

The Week in Rum

Even closer to Havanista, a guide to Piña Colada and big love for Montanya Rum in this week’s news.


imageThe restoration of relations between Cuba and the US and the possibilities of trade between them pose new problems to solve. Precisely for that, the company Havana Club registered in 2011 the brand Havanista and two years later, in 2013, introduced the new product with the authorities of HCI. Ciber Cuba has the full story.

Marketwatch’s Charles Passy pours Montanya Platino rum, an award-winning white rum from the Rocky Mountains. Check out the Wall Street Journal to see what he thinks of this popular rum from Colorado.

From Northumberland Gazzette: Alnwick Rum and Alnwick Brewery are returning to the centre of town to open their new outlet in the Market Place called A Taste of Northumbria.

Troy Patterson of pulls together a guide to the Piña Colada, “the sweetest and silliest drink of summer.” Click here for details.

The craft beer movement is an undeniable force in Florida with juggernauts like Due South and Funky Buddha among others. While tourists might think of Florida as a laid back kind of place, we’re not content to rest on our laurels. So, in addition to the proliferation of excellent craft breweries, South Florida recently became home to Black Coral Rum. New Times has the full story.