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Sip your rum

The first time we try something might completely challenge our preconceived notion of what said tried item is. I had an “awakening” when I first tried an aged “sipping rum” which caused a major shift in my rum paradigm.  675 more words


Alcohol kicked my butt last night

Now that my 30 days of Detox are over, I decided last night to have a wee dram.

I chose one of my favorites – Pyrat Rum – and poured three fingers (okay, maybe 4) into a glass over an ample serving of ice. 177 more words


Pyrat Rum, XO Reserve, 40%

My sister and her boyfriend went to New York last week for both their birthdays, I believe. They were kind enough to ask me what they could bring and after some asking around I settled on Brenne whisky, and Kings County Bourbon and ‘Moonshine’ corn whiskey. 421 more words


Creative cooking

Or “I owe a fair bit of editing and really want to start on my unnamed novel project, so here’s a cool thing I made on a whim”. 181 more words

One Hundred Days Of Blogging

Jack Rackham

I don’t play with rum terribly often, aside from the occasional Dark and Stormy, or when my darling wife asks for a rum drink, though I suppose I should.  375 more words


Caribbean Rum (The New Cognac) and the Miami Rum Renaissance Festival

Tim Padgett (for WLRN) explains why Caribbean rum is now as prized as fine cognac or single-malt Scotch. He also focuses on the Miami Rum Renaissance Festival, which takes place this weekend, April 25 – 27, 2014, at the Doubletree Hotel… 611 more words

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Pyrat Rum XO Reserve

Pyrat XO Reserve is a relatively new release spirit from the Patron company, who are known for their ultra-smooth tequila. Pyrat XO Reserve is a select blend of premium Carribean rums that are aged for up to 15 years in French Limousin and American Sweet Oak barrels and then poured into individually numbered decanters. 49 more words