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Segredo Aldeia Rum – Tale of a Secret Goan Village

Fascinating are the tales that link alcohol with a place. As simple as it sounds, every alcoholic beverage has one story that reflects its pathway from a golden history to modern fame. A distilled spirit made from sugarcane or molasses is the main character here. ‘Segredo Aldeia’ a Portuguese term that translates to ‘Secret Village’ …

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Bacardi Rum Now With Tropical Fruit Flavours

Bacardi Company launches new white rum, BACARDI TROPICAL which is flavoured with tropical fruits of pineapple, coconut and guava. This new launch version is a new addition to Barcadi’s list of flavoured rums. Made will all-natural flavours, BACARDÍ Tropical is expertly blended to a light, refreshing Caribbean flavour perfect for mixing in cocktails. How is …

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Dictador Two Masters Niepoort- The new rum in The Two Master’s Series

The Dictador Two Masters Niepoort is the new rare limited-edition rum created by the collaboration of Colombian rum company Dictador with winemaker Niepoort. Dictador Two Masters Niepoort is the ninth creation to the Dictador’s Two Masters line of ultra-premium rum series. On 16 June, this edition was launched in Porto, Portugal through a virtual event attended by the …

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All About Bruno Mars Redesigned Rum: Selva Rey

SelvaRey is a rum named after a legendary rum maker Don “Pancho ” Francisco Fernandez. The name SelvaRey loosely translates to “King of the Jungle”. What Bruno Mars Bring To the Brand? According to a SelvaRey rep, Bruno Mars is very hands-on with the tastings, packaging, advertising, and social media. The singer starred in the …

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5 Pairs Of Rum With Food Which Make Absolute Delicacies

There is an old and popular saying that alcohol makes everything better. Recently, this proverb has started gaining traction and becoming trendy, with the beverage Rum. People have started pairing food with Rum to form food items that make one’s mouth water like a fountain. To catch you up, and enlighten you with the delicious …

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Pixel Spirits Victorious In The World Rum Awards

A Highland craft distillery, Pixel Spirits, has been crowned a winner in the prestigious World Rum Awards for 2021. Their newly released White Rum, part of their Artisan Range, was the overall winner in the taste category of unaged rum, distilled in pot and column stills. Next for this small family run distillery is the …

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The World’s Top Rums According To San Francisco World Spirits Competition

Over 3,000 spirits, including several hundred rums, are judged each year at the San Francisco World Spirits Competition (SFWSC) The SFWSC is the oldest spirits competition in the US, dating back to 1980, and the second oldest in the world. Its judges include some of the world’s leading experts. The competition has an unrivaled reputation …

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Myrtle Bank 10YR Single Cask Rum Received A “Double Gold Medal”

The San Francisco World Spirits Competition (SFWSC) is one of the world’s most prestigious spirits competitions. It’s noted both for the quality of its judges, many of whom are renowned experts in their fields, with decades of industry experience, and the scope of the different spirit categories that it judges. Myrtle Bank received a “Double …

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8 Things You Should Know About Malibu Coconut Rum

Beyond its sweet coconut flavor and vague Caribbean (or was it Californian?) vibe, what most drinkers know about Malibu often begins and ends with how easily the stuff goes down. But there’s more to know about this 1980s-era coconut liqueur (not rum, see below) than its eye-catching bottle and sweet-tasting buzz. From its multicultural origins …

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Beyond Black Seal: Goslings’ Emerging Super-Premium Rums

For nearly two centuries, Goslings has made a name for itself by reassuringly producing its iconic Black Seal Rum. For many rum drinkers and bartenders, there is no other dark rum worth bothering with. Critics tend to agree; Black Seal has been awarded the highest honor in the spirits industry: the Platinum medal at the …

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How This Goa-Based Startup Is Re-Inventing Rum

Kasturi Banerjee is a woman for all seasons, but the best way to describe her is “banker-turned-bartender”, she says. After she gave up her sixteen years of unparalleled experience in the financial services industry to establish a craft alcohol company, she realized it was opportunity knocking on her door a second time. No stranger to …

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Best Rum Brands to try right now

By Yahoo! Entertainment 1. Diplomatico Rum Reserva Exclusiva Venezuelan brand Diplomatico’s Reserva Exclusiva is arguably its best. It’s extremely versatile that lends to sipping, as well as a straightforward rum flavor that can be used to make some killer cocktails. The base ingredients are molasses and sugarcane honey. After distillation in copper pot stills and …

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Best In Show Dark Rum (2020)

Professional sippers from far and wide converged to evaluate thousands of spirits across dozens of styles. When it came to award the ‘Best In Show’ for Dark/Gold Rum, their choice was a full-flavored Jamaican offering from Plantation. Colorfully labeled and adorned in knotted twine, Xaymaca Special Dry Rum (pronounced ‘za-may-kuh’) is an exceptionally elegant product, …

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