2018’s Best Rums and Opinions on Rum’s Current Position

Opinion on rum’s current position in the UK.

Are spiced rums good for rum?
Favourite rums from 2018.
Rum in 2019.
Is rum the new gin?
My top 3 rums of 2018.
My top 3 distilleries in 2018.

Don Q Gran Añejo Rum

REVIEW OF Don Q Gran Añejo Rum.
A fine aged ron from Puerto Rico.

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Don Q Sweet Vermouth Cask “Finish”

Don Q Sweet Vermouth Cask “Finish”: REVIEW of a one-of-a-kind rum.

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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

Don Q Signature Release Single Barrel 2005

Don Q Signature Release Single Barrel 2005 Puerto Rico 40% £43 Modern Rum – from a modern multi column still. ABV Hydrometer Test: 40% ABV @ 20° * M  I love exploring new expressions of rums at RumFest. One of the great things is being able to chat to blenders and distillers, finding out some… Continue reading Don Q Signature Release Single Barrel 2005

Don Q 2005 Limited Edition 

Dry, long finish. Stunning. Lots of tannins and dry wood. This is absolutely fantastic. Honest rum produced in the right way by a very passionate Master Blender, Roberto Serralles. I had a lovely chat at Rumfest… This is really great rum. Also had a sneak preview and tasting of their new 2007 single barrel coming… Continue reading Don Q 2005 Limited Edition