Rum

June 24th, 2017 – Rum Tasting Maneuvers

Cigar Dave conducted Summer Rum Tasting Maneuvers from the 5-Star Alpha Lounge at Davidoff of Geneva Since 1911 cigar bar in the Cigar City of Tampa.  He was joined by Sommelier Dave, Tommy D, and Big Dom as we sampled 16 rums, plus cocktails to kick off summer properly.


Ration Rum

As recently as the 1970s, the British Navy provided daily rum rations to its crews. Maine Craft Distilling Ration Expedition Style Rum is a hearty…


Queequeg Rum

The fleets of ships built on the coast of Maine supplied sailors and fisherman with the means to travel the high seas. These adventurers landed…



Papa’s Pilar Dark

Papa’s Pilar Dark is made in Key West, FL, with ingredients from Florida, Central America, and the Carribean.  Solera aged in bourbon barrels and port…


Siesta Key Spiced Rum

Siesta Key Spiced Rum is hand-crafted in small batches in Sarasota, Florida at their small, artisan distillery. This rum is made by infusing rum with real spices…


ARÔME 28

The ARÔME 28 Founder’s Reserve is a limited production, 28 year aged sipping rum. The rare and exclusive reserve of ARÔME 28 is a select…


Zacapa 23

Zacapa 23 contains a blend of rums from 6 to 23 years old. It’s wonderfully intricate with honeyed butterscotch, spiced oak and raisined fruit, showcasing…


Bayou Spiced Rum

Bayou Spiced Rum is infused with classic traditional spices with a Louisiana twist. Featuring Louisiana grown ingredients, this special gumbo of spices creates a unique…


Bayou Silver Rum

Bayou Silver Rum is proofed with triple filtered fresh water delivering the cleanest and purest taste possible. From traditional cocktails, including Louisiana favorites, to your…