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George’s Rants and Raves: Cruzan Peach Rum

George’s Rants and Raves: Cruzan Peach Rum

If you’re anywhere near as lazy as I am, then this column is right up your alley.  First of all, let me explain how lazy I can be.  I have a stay at home job...

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George’s Rants and Raves: South Bay Rum

George’s Rants and Raves: South Bay Rum

(1+K/a) Looks a bit like rocket science doesn’t it?  Of the 7,482,329 people who religiously read my column irregularly, the survey says that 8 of you are real...

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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: Sammy’s Beach Bar Rums

George’s Rants and Raves: Sammy’s Beach Bar Rums

Who in the hell is Sammy Hagar?  Well, if you’re into rock and roll, you might know or if you’re into tequila, you might know, and now, if you’re into rum,...

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George’s Rants and Raves: Sugar Island Coconut Rum

George’s Rants and Raves: Sugar Island Coconut Rum

I was pondering the proof of different spirits the other day and wondered why Everclear comes in at a whopping 190 proof and 151 rum comes in at 151 proof (DUH)...

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George’s Rants and Raves: Calliche Rum

George’s Rants and Raves: Calliche Rum

Rum is a very interesting drink with a colorful and checkered past.  In some form or another, it dates back thousands of years but truly gained fame (or possibly...

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George’s Rants and Raves: Mount Gay Rum

George’s Rants and Raves: Mount Gay Rum

So you think you’re a rummy? You’re favorite drink is rum, really good rum not those rum and coke rums but real rum straight up and neat as can be. You know...

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George’s Rants & Raves: Flor De Cana Grand Reserve Rum

George’s Rants & Raves: Flor De Cana Grand Reserve Rum

  “…Fifteen men on a dead man’s chest, Yo, ho, ho and a bottle of Rum.” “When drinking rum, the only thing a pirate adds to the rum is more rum.” Have...

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George’s Rants & Raves: Brugal Añejo Rum

George’s Rants & Raves: Brugal Añejo Rum

When I received this bottle of Brugal Anejo Rum, it somehow triggered a long lost memory from my misspent youth. Back then, I was 20 years old and living in Alexandria,...

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Yo Ho Ho – Puerto Rico’s The Taste of Rum Festival

Yo Ho Ho – Puerto Rico’s The Taste of Rum Festival

Rum is often perceived of as a meager beverage, only good for the ubiquitous rum and Coke blend, or idle resort vacations where slurping sticky sweet piña coladas...

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