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George’s Rants and Raves: Botran Reserva Rum

George’s Rants and Raves: Botran Reserva Rum

Guatemala, isn’t that the country made famous by Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid?  I would be willing to bet that if I gave you 5 minutes to tell me everything...

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George’s Rants and Raves: Plantation Rums

George’s Rants and Raves: Plantation Rums

Rum is made all over the world; however, the best rums seem to come from the Caribbean. And of those rums, the best seem to be the ones that are aged in repurposed...

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George’s Rants and Raves: Irish Mist Whiskey

George’s Rants and Raves: Irish Mist Whiskey

Well faith and begorrah, St. Patty’s Day is nigh upon us, and there is no finer way to celebrate that Irish snake chasing, shillelagh swinging saint than with...

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George’s Rants and Raves: Wyoming Whiskey Single Barrel and Small Batch

George’s Rants and Raves: Wyoming Whiskey Single Barrel and Small Batch

A while back, around last Christmas, I received a bottle of Wyoming Whiskey’s Outryder (article here) and found it to be a delightful cross between rye and bourbon...

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George’s Rants and Raves: Khortytsa Platinum Vodka

George’s Rants and Raves: Khortytsa Platinum Vodka

I don’t know if it’s just me, but have you noticed the deluge of really good, really inexpensive vodkas that have been washing up on our shores lately? For that...

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George’s Rants and Raves: Cazadores Tequila Blanco, Reposado, Anejo and Extra Anejo

George’s Rants and Raves: Cazadores Tequila Blanco, Reposado, Anejo and Extra Anejo

Cazadores produces 4 tequilas and today we get to sample a taste of each. This is not to say that they produce 4 totally different tequilas because they all start...

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George’s Rants and Raves: Magnum Cream Liqueur

George’s Rants and Raves: Magnum Cream Liqueur

Cream liqueurs seem to be coming into their own these days, as well as seemingly coming from everywhere as well. On top of that, they are utilizing numerous other...

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George’s Rants and Raves: Nooku Bourbon Cream

George’s Rants and Raves: Nooku Bourbon Cream

Nooku, now there’s a word that could inspire off color jokes, ribald stories and generally get me into a whole lot of trouble while insulting entire groups of...

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George’s Rants and Raves: Kerrygold Irish Cream Liqueur

George’s Rants and Raves: Kerrygold Irish Cream Liqueur

I have to say this upfront, I like Irish Cream. There are dozens of brands and one brand even comes in with 30 flavors of Irish Cream. I would rather have a good...

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George’s Rants and Raves: Wyoming Whiskey (Outryder)

George’s Rants and Raves: Wyoming Whiskey (Outryder)

Whiskey is not just whiskey anymore and American whiskey can take many forms; there’s corn whiskey, bourbon whiskey, wheat whiskey, malt whiskey, Tennessee whiskey...

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