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To provide a better understanding of the category of rum, and to honor its history, traditions, complexities, and many styles.

Event Schedule

Upcoming:
October 17, 7:30pm – Grander Rum Tasting w/ Dan DeHart
November 14th, 7:30pm – Novo Fogo Cachaca w/ Luke McKinley
December 12th, 7:30pm – In-person meet up/hang out (venue TBD)
January 16th, 7:30pm – Impex Beverage Premium Rum Tasting
February TBD – Samaroli Rum Tasting w/ Chris Bittner

Past Events:
September 19, 7:30pm – Don Q Premium Offerings and Cocktail Contest (details)
August 22nd, 7:30pm – Blackadder Raw Cask Rum Tasting
July 18th, 7:30pm – Black Tot Rum Masterclass w/ Mitch Wilson
June 22nd, 7:00pm – In-person Holmes Cay Tasting w/ Eric Kaye at Cana
June 13th, 7:30pm – Taste of Place: Guyana w/ DDL Master Blender Shaun Caleb
May 16th, 7:30pm – Privateer Rum w/ CEO Andrew Cabot
April 11th, 7:30pm – Gregarious Grump Virtual Tasting w/ Kristopher Hart
March 14th, 7:00pm – Margaret Monplaisir & Deny Duplessis of St Lucia Distillers
March 3rd, 6pm – Cana meet-up w/ Worthy Park CEO Gordon Clarke and export manager Zan Kong
February 28th, 7:30pm – Global Rum Ambassador Ian Burrell & Equiano virtual tasting
January 10th, 7:30pm – Ed Hamilton’s Single Cask Strength Collection Tasting
December 17th, 7:30pm – In-Person meet up at Cana Rum Bar
November 29th, 7:30pm – Taste of Place: Barbados w/ Richard Seale
November 15th, 7:30pm – Bottle Talk: Hampden LROK
November 1st, 7:30pm – What’s the WIRD w/ Master Distiller Don Benn
October 18th, 7:30pm – Rum 101: The Fundamentals
October 4th, 7:30pm – Taste of Place: Mexico w/ Judah Kuper of Paranubes
September 20th, 7:30pm – Recent Acquisitions
September 6th, 7:30pm – Introducing Rolling Fork Spirits
August 23rd, 7:30pm – Cocktail of the Month: Corn N Oil
August 9th, 7:30pm – Holmes Cay Virtual Tasting w/ Eric Kaye
July 26th, 7:30pm – Taste of Place: St Lucia w/ Ania Robbins (Spiribam)
July 19th, 7:30pm – Creating the Perfect Zombie (Blend) w/ Jeff “Beachbum” Berry
July 12th, 7:30pm – Taste of Place: Clairin w/ Jan Warren (La Maison & Velier)
June 28th, 7:30pm – Exploring Worthy Park w/ Zan Kong
June 14th, 7:30pm – Cocktail of the Month: Jungle Bird
May 31th, 7:30pm – Discovering Hampden Estate w/ Christelle Harris
May 17th, 7:30pm – Recent Acquisitions
May 3rd, 7:30pm – Taste of Place: French West Indies w/ Ania Robbins (Spiribam)
April 26th, 7:30pm – Cocktail of the Month: Mai Tai
April 19th, 7:30pm – Deconstructing Kohala Bay w/ Hurricane Hayward (Atomic Grog)
April 12th, 7:30pm – Bottle Talk: Blackadder Guyana 15 (Port Mourant)
April 5th, 7:30pm – Recent Acquisitions
March 29th, 7:30pm – Taste of Place: Navy Style Rum w/ Matt Pietrek
March 22nd, 7:30pm – Cocktail of the Month: Daiquiri
March 15th, 7:30pm – Bottle Talk: Cadenhead’s Classic Rum
March 8th, 7pm – Recent Acquisitions
March 1st, 7pm – Taste of Place: Jamaica Unaged Overproof
February 22nd, 7pm – Cocktail of the Month: Rum Old Fashioned
February 15th, 7pm- Bottle Talk: Foursquare Redoutable
February 8th, 7pm – Recent Acquisitions
February 1st, 7pm – Bottle Talk: Smith & Cross
January 25th, 7pm – Recent Acquisitions

Rum Reviews

Gregarious Grump 2001 Non-Disclosed Barbados (Mt Gay) 20 Year – 53.8%

Gregarious Grump 2001 Non-Disclosed Barbados (Mt Gay) 20 Year – 53.8% Stats: Independent bottling of rum from Barbados distilled in 2001 and aged 20 years in ex-Bourbon American oak, bottled at 53.8% with no filtration or additives. It is labeled “ND” (Non-Disclosed) distillery, but presumed to be from Mount Gay and 100% pot distillate. All GGContinue reading “Gregarious Grump 2001 Non-Disclosed Barbados (Mt Gay) 20 Year – 53.8%”

Black Tot “Last Consignment” British Royal Navy Rum -54.3%

Black Tot “Last Consignment” British Royal Navy Rum – 54.3% Background: July 31st, 1970 is known as Black Tot Day, marking the abolishment of the British Royal Navy’s several hundred year tradition of a daily rum ration. While the sailors daily allowance had been radically reduced over time before it was finally outlawed, it’s worth notingContinue reading “Black Tot “Last Consignment” British Royal Navy Rum -54.3%”