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%”

Transcontinental Rum Line Australia 2013 – 6 Year Old Rum – 48%

Stats: From the Beenleigh distillery, this is a 100% pot still rum made from fermented molasses that was distilled in 2013 and aged for four years in Australia followed by two years in Europe in ex-Cognac French oak barrels. Bottled at 48% ABV. Nose: Shoe store, rubber raft, clean laundry, shoe polish, a floral (lavender?)Continue reading “Transcontinental Rum Line Australia 2013 – 6 Year Old Rum – 48%”