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Havana Club CEO: ‘US is 35% of world rum market’

Havana Club CEO: ‘US is 35% of world rum market’ 14 DECEMBER 2023 By Melita Kiely Havana Club CEO: ‘US is 35% of world rum market’ Rising costs and supply chain woes have posed challenges across the rum category. We meet Havana Club International CEO Christian Barré to discuss the US-Cuba trade embargo, rum regulations, […]

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A wind of change in Colombia’s distilled beverage market?

A wind of change in Colombia’s distilled beverage market? 3 December 2023 By Renato Molo   As you may be aware, Colombia’s market for distilled alcoholic beverages intended for human consumption operates under a rent-seeking monopoly, controlling the production and introduction of spirits. The aim of this monopoly is to accumulate resources for financing public

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How rum evolved: from Kill-Devil to cult single barrels

By Matt Pietrek  – July 21, 2023 – distilling.com All spirits evolve in how they’re made and how they taste. But unlike single-country spirits like bourbon or Scotch whisky, rum evolved in many places and under the influence of numerous spirit-making traditions, including British, French, Spanish, and Portuguese. Two rums made just an island away from each

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Comprendere Hampden: The 8 Marks Collection Tasting Kit

https://www.velier.it/it/rum/6130-comprendere-hampden-the-8-marks-collection-tasting-kit.html Hampden Estate offre per la prima volta nella sua storia l’opportunità di degustare in successione tutte le identità specifiche dei marks Hampden. Il cofanetto tasting kit propone 8 variazioni di rum Hampen e contiene anche le informazioni sulle 8 diverse combinazioni di materie prime e processi, oltre ad alcuni dati significativi estratti da analisi

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An anatomy of the double retort pot still

https://www.velier.it/en/rum/6211-an-anatomy-of-the-double-retort-pot-still.html   We reproduce, here translated from French, an article that appeared in issue 86 of Whisky Magazine, courtesy of Christine Lambert. Photo credits: Fredi Marcarini. With its characteristic outline, it’s the symbol of Jamaica’s distillation heritage. But how does this still with two additional boilers mounted in sequence work? The double retort still first

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Understanding DOC of Charanda

By Camilo Cesarino – 6/5/23 – TheRumLab https://therumlab.com/understanding-doc-of-charanda/ June 5, 2023 Miriam Pacheco is a proud mother of two university students and holds a degree in accounting. She serves as the general manager of the distillery and is involved in a meaningful project with her brother, running an Arts Center that offers various classes for children

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Los buenos efectos de una Ley

https://sac.org.co/fedepanela-los-buenos-efectos-de-una-ley Sociedad de Agricultores de Colombia Revista Nacional de Agricultura Edición 1025 – Mayo 2022 Junio 3, 2022 El sector panelero comienza a mostrar real interés por un nuevo negocio: los licores artesanales y el alcohol destilado. Las posibilidades son interesantes. ¿Con los licores artesanales, que ahora pueden ser producidos por los paneleros, podría llegar

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Does Rum Have to be Aged to be Considered Rum?

When it comes to spirits, few are as versatile and beloved as rum. This amber-hued liquor has a rich history, deeply intertwined with seafaring tales and tropical destinations. Rum’s production processes and regulations vary across different countries, leading to a fascinating debate: does rum have to be aged to be considered rum? In this blog

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Rum’s Holy Grail: Appleton Recreates The Rum Used In The First Mai Tai

Tony Sachs Original article: https://www.forbes.com/sites/tonysachs/2023/05/17/rums-holy-grail-returns-appleton-aims-to-recreate-the-rum-used-in-the-first-mai-tai/?sh=a51ee185998d In the fall of 1944, a bartender in Oakland created a new rum cocktail. The bartender was Victor Bergeron, better known as “Trader Vic,” owner of what was soon to become the most famous tiki bar in the world. And the drink was the Mai Tai, one of the most celebrated

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Here’s 6 Myths About Rum That You Must Know About

Shireen Jamooji – 5/16/23 – Slurp https://www.slurrp.com/article/heres-6-myths-about-rum-that-you-must-know-about-1684222285820 Rum is one of India’s most popular modern alcohols, but you might not know as much as you think. Delve into it’s rich history and we’re sure you’ll find out that there are many things from its origins to how to use it that will take you by

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