Buying rum from the barrel, press for Pink Pigeon, Plantation 3-Star gets Examined and much more in this week’s rum news. Cheers!
“Nothing needs to be different about Street Vybz Rum. It was the rum that changed the rum market in Jamaica for dancehall patrons. We made rum cool and no longer for rum heads.” Street Vybz Rum returns to the Jamaican market. Click here for the full story.
Spirits Business reports: “West Indies’ Rum and Spirits Producers’ Association (WIRSPA) has put out a £4 million brief for an agency to promote Caribbean rum in the US and Europe.”
While strolling the streets of Roseau, Dominica, Steve Bennett from Uncommon Caribbean stumbles upon Barb’s Enterprises Wholesale, a tiny shop that sells local rum directly from the barrel. Sounds like our kind of place, Steve. Check out the UC site for details.