Tag Archives: Guyana

• Rooting for the good stuff…Cuban rum

Rooting for the good stuff…Cuban rum

Feeling guilty for neglecting rum, this columnist makes up for it with some good Cuban stuff. RUM has got such a bum deal. It’s one of the most popular spirits in the world, and some of the best rum can rival even the best that the whisky, cognac, tequila, and vodka categories have to offer. […]

• The Romance of Barbados Rum

The Romance of Barbados Rum

The history of cane spirits is the modern history of the western hemisphere, of sailing ships, of bold explorers and hearty adventurous souls. To cross the great Atlantic from Europe was to take your life in your hands, tempt fate — and hopefully reap untold rewards and riches. In the mid-seventeenth century, those that succeeded […]