Tasting Notes: Ron del Barrilito Rums


The rums of Ron del Barrilito are distinctive in the world of Puerto Rican rums.  The small family owned business of Edmundo B. Fernandez has been producing these unique spirits for over 100 years. Their rum comes in two forms. The Two Star and the Three Star.  For a bit more background please see my account of a tour of the facility here on my blog under the category of Distillery Tours. (more…)

Published in: on November 23, 2009 at 12:11 pm  Comments (4)  
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Tasting Notes: Zaya Gran Reserva Rum


Made in Trinidad

Made in Trinidad

I’m not going to get into the debate whether the “old” Zaya made in Guatemala was better than the new iteration being made in Trinidad. I wouldn’t mind having a go at in a proper venue with samples of both present. Alas that’s not happening today. (more…)

Published in: on September 26, 2009 at 4:56 pm  Comments (7)  
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