Review: Black Tot 50th Anniversary

Black Tot Day is known as the day the British Royal Navy ended a over 300 years old (intermittent) tradition as on the 31st of July 1970 it stopped issuing rum rations to the sailors. This year’s 31st of July marked the 50th anniversary of the Black Tot Day and to celebrate it the Black … More Review: Black Tot 50th Anniversary

Review: Mount Gay Select Blend – The Whisky Exchange

From Mount Gay, Barbados, (presumably) the oldest commercial rum distillery in the world, comes their very first exclusive bottling released in 2018 for The Whisky Exchange – Mount Gay Select Blend. I’ve been focusing a lot on the new blends and releases from Trudiann Branker, the most recent one reviewed just a few days ago … More Review: Mount Gay Select Blend – The Whisky Exchange

Review: Chairman’s Reserve Master’s Selection 2006 – The Whisky Exchange

As I mentioned per my last review Saint Lucia Distillers (…from the island of St Lucia) have been busy recently with some interesting releases. First the very first Chairman’s vintage, a 14 year old rum distilled in 2005 and a series called Master’s Selection featuring rare single cask bottlings some of which are made exclusive … More Review: Chairman’s Reserve Master’s Selection 2006 – The Whisky Exchange