Santa Teresa 1796

Santa Teresa 1796: REVIEW

Ron Abuelo Centuria

Ron Abuelo Centuria Panama 43% £125 Industrial Rum – from a modern multi column still. Hydrometer Test: 34% ABV @ 20° * M S I first encountered Ron Abuelo At RumFest 2015…I had a delightful chat and tasting experience at their stand following which, I ordered some bottles to enjoy at home. Included in that… Continue reading Ron Abuelo Centuria

RumFest 2016: SATURDAY

I have added a review for RumFest 2016 SATURDAY. Please see the link below. RUM SHOP BOY @ RumFest 2016 SATURDAY   Also….. RUM SHOP BOY @ Boutique RumFest 2016 RUM SHOP BOY @ Rum University @ RumFest 2016     #Banksrums #Banks_rum #TheRealMcCoyRum #HavanaClub_UK #MountGayRumUK #AppletonRumUK #Foursquare #WesterhallRumUK #Velier #LucaGargano #RichardSeale #DonQ #eauxdevieuk #mezanrum.com… Continue reading RumFest 2016: SATURDAY

Botran 

Nice to chat with the very lovely Jonathan who is a very passionate brand ambassador for Botran. Also great to meet Jesus Morasso, Botran Director Europe. Had a nice tasting of the white and 18yo Creamy white rum. Very smooth and dry but not a huge flavour profile. I’m not a lover of white rum… Continue reading Botran 

Ron Centenario 30th Anniversary 

New version of the Centenario “30” to celebrate 30th anniversary of Centenario. Due for release in mid-November. Vanilla,  light oak and banana aromas. VERY sticky in the glass (too much sugar, glycerine and caramel). Very smooth on the palate but too sweet. Nice flavours, dessert in a glass but as it is essentially a multi… Continue reading Ron Centenario 30th Anniversary 

2 Days till RUMFEST 2016

Two days till the Rum University (Friday 21st), followed by the Boutique RumFest. Three days till RumFest proper on Saturday 22nd. Four days till RumFest proper on Sunday 23rd. RumFest RumFest2015

Dictador: Best Of…..1981

Dictador: Best Of…..1981 Columbia 44% €140 (£126, October 2016) Single Blended Rum – a blend of only pot still and traditional column still ABV Hydrometer Test: ? * B S In 1913 Don Julio Arango y Parra founded Destileria Colombiana, producers of Dictador ron. Based in Cartagena Columbia, Dictador produces gin, cigars and coffee as well as… Continue reading Dictador: Best Of…..1981