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Papa Rouyo unaged side by side review

A super interesting new distillery creating quite a stir in the rum world. Papa Rouyo, located on the east coast of Guadeloupe's...

Rummieclub - Dutch Rums Review

Yep - rum hand made in Amsterdam! And by all accounts about as handmade as you can get. Rummieclub is a tiny artisan Dutch...

Foursquare ECS 1-20 Uber Blend Review

The brainchild of Kevin Brooks, this sits plumb in the middle of madness, genius and heresy! As the name describes, Kevin's project was...

Sugar House Blood Tub 2021 Vs 2022

Sugar House distillery - Glasgow, Scotland. Scottish rum I hear you say? Well apparently they know a little something about distilling...

Rum Of The Year - 2022

What an amazing year - this year I have reviewed a quite astonishing 110 rums from 16 different countries!! That fact alone really...

Aged Madeira Rums - quick-fire reviews

Following my recent Maderia unaged head-to-head (here), it's time for (a lot of) aged Madeira rums! This being the fourth, and final...

Hampden Great House 2022 - review

A firmly established and much anticipated date in the rum calendar - release of the new Hampden Great House! 2022 being the 4th rum in...

Caroni from 1997 & 1998 reviewed

Ahhh Caroni. Once a major contributor to the British Navy's Rum Blends, the legendary Trinidad based distillery sadly closed its doors...

Extreme rum tasting - wish me luck!

... and now for something completely different! These hairbrained rums sit at the very extremes of the global rum spectrum. In fact,...

Foursquare Isonomy Rum Review

Today, a quick 'trip' to the beautiful island of Barbados. To review the 20th release of Foursquare's multi award winning and hugely...

Antigua High Ester Rum Battle

Column stilled, molasses based rums from English Harbour distillery on the beautiful island of Antigua. High ester, high congener - what?...

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