Yes this is my child.
Kraken Bus campaign in London
I was searching for an introduction to rum to share with some friends and couldn't find anything I liked, so I made one!
Happened to attend a tasting event. This was a party favor.
My best friend brought a lil something to celebrate the birth of my newborn daughter.. El Dorado 25 years - *Grand Special Reserve
I finally completely the expansion of my shelving after about 6 months of procrastination. For those of you worried from my last post the dart board had to come down, rest easy.
Got a bottle of my absolute favorite rum as an Xmas gift from a very good friend.
Got the gang together
Starting My Rum Journey
Broke down and bought myself a few of the Plantation single cask expressions. They’re all good, but I can’t get enough of the Barbados XO!
A little rum tasting over the weekend...
I really love the presentation of Plantation Rum. [XO 20th Anniversary]
My collection (90 bottles, all opened). I definitely have an alcohol problem, luckily about buying, not drinking
Going to have a house full of preteen girls in two days. I have an escape room and this.
One word. Yum!
A few new mugs arrived today, so I figured we should get the whole family together.
Right now this is my favorite - Smith and Cross
Wray & Ting
Caribbean cruise haul. May have gone a bit overboard.
Oh my god! My wife got me this for my birthday!!
The bottle wouldn’t scan at Total Wine so they sold it to me for $21.99.
MIL brought a little gift from Brazil
Been lurking and researching for a while and decided to jump head first, through a wall, into the world of rum
Being an American, I was put on to bourbon very early on. But damn I'm so glad I decided to switch it up and grab some rum for a change. I've had a couple different ones and this is my favourite rum so far. I've been converted. You'll be seeing a lot more of me r/rum
Any clairin fans? Nothing beats the funk
My first rum! I’m excited!
my wife was really excited about the arrival of our new baby.
‘Tis the Season, so excited to try an advent calendar this year
New rum and Coke delivery system: Flor de caña rum infused gummy cola bottles
havana club four bottle haul from recent cruise -- how best to enjoy?
Got my first sipping rum. Still developing a palate, but I am enjoying this quite a bit.
It’s a snow day so I’m having a post shovelling glass of rum
My little collection, has made me some delicious cocktails. Next up, I'll be learning to appreciate sipping rums!
Probably the best rum for its price point ($30 per 750 ml) reminds me of a good whiskey
Bringing home a souvenir from Nicaragua
Review #1422 - Plantation 22yr Extreme Collection 1996 No. 3 ITP
Been looking forward to this one
Diplomatico Venezuela molasses dark rum is the best I have ever tasted..it’s a rich well rounded sipping rum with flavours of dried fruits, oak and vanilla
I work at a tiki bar and this is my favourite cabinet of rum by far!
My first time trying something other than Captain Morgan or Kraken.
Camping out on an island by myself, felt a bit like a pirate. So...rum...
Anyone know how to remove the bottle without damaging the box?
Havana club union
On my way home from Cuba. Hoping they survive in my luggage.
Souvenirs from Bahamas trip
I was told quarantine and alcohol over 55% ABV help lower corona risk. Am I doing this right?
My new favorite rum
Was trying Jamaican funk and went a little too far. This stuff is powerful.
This just happened....notes in comments.
Having a legit Jamaican rum bar experience tonight
I know Kraken isn’t super popular in this community but I’m sure everyone can appreciate the ceramic bottles!
Broke the seal on this bad boy. My very first ever rum I've tried neat. This is wonderful stuff.
Review #1349 - Flor de Cana 7yr Rum
Was gifted an old Ron Zacapa 23 años (pre-Diageo acquisition).
The Hemingway Daiquiri
First Wray & Ting
Mostly a lurker, but I appreciate all the suggestions everyone has contributed on this sub. Finally, hit a big city liquor store.
A great selection for a pub. Now to make a choice.
My small but ever expanding rum collection
Rum Review #81/Spirits #270: DOK Trelawny Jamaica Rum
Mother in Law on my nerves before noon. Calls for the Dokuiri
Review #189; Rum #5: Plantation O.F.T.D Overproof
I built some shelves to try to get the rum situation under control only to realize they weren't nearly big enough.
Closeout find on daiquiri day
While cleaning out the liqour closet at work, I found this guy hiding in the very back corner. Best part is, my boss let me have it!
My solution to staying warm during Wisconsin winter's!
JM single cask at Smuggler's Cove
Out with the old, in with the young
Went to Martinique with a friend. This is what we came back with !
A sublime monster
Review: DOK Trelawny Jamaica Rum 69%, it's been a while since I was scared of a bottle and it feels pretty good
I just paid $43 for all of these bottles at a neighborhood liquor store. Probably the closest I'll ever get to winning the lottery.
You know what, for a cheap rum, this is not a bad one.
Because bourbon has gotten stupid
Giving this a crack tonight!
Nice pickup today in DC.
(Almost) full rum collection pic. A few things hiding in the back.
Plantation Taster Box: Can’t wait to get stuck into this.
Obligatory Rum Collection Photo
This absolute beauty has just arrived
Plantation Jamaica XO: an awesome gift from an awesome friend.
Weekend special ...
The 1952 barrel at Ron del Barrilito. It will be tapped when Puerto Rico gains its independence. Great distillery, highly recommend a visit if you ever get the chance.
12 Year Appleton Reserve and dark ginger beer, plus a view
Had a friend grab a bottle of this when he visited Mexico. Can’t wait to try it.
My Rum haul from Cuba
Rumba in Seattle, WA feels like sacred grounds.
Sometimes you need to treat yourself at work for your own sanity’s sake.
Spotted this at work. I think one of my Puerto Rican co-workers posted it for a laugh.
Newest addition to the collection
Taking Rum More Seriously
Good Tuesday night.
Starting off NYE with a classic daiquiri!
Mojito With Plantation Pineapple
My First Rum!
After a long day!
Unlike anything I've had before. Incredible.
Last night's purchase
1st serious rum run. How did I do?
I never thought I’d see the day...
First r/rum shelfie
Rum is my drink of choice and I recently discovered this subreddit so here are my regulars!
The gang’s all here!
Reviews #219-222; Rum #9-12: Ohio Rum Society Ed Hamilton Meetup
Returned from Canada, found these stowaways along for the ride
Holding a Kraken bottle with its loops gives you instant Jack Sparrow fingers, Savvy?
The most extreme rum run I’ve ever made, Barbados and back in 36 hours.
Enjoying a glass of El Dorado 12yr to celebrate my birthday at midnight (UK time)
No wax issues here :-)
Some rum my uncle found at an estate sale, anyone have more info?
Hurricane Curfew Supplies
A friend found this bottle in the attic of his grandpa. Anyone have an idea what year this bottle Captain Morgan is from? Can’t find any date or year on the bottle.
XXX Series Rums Arrived!
A good friend:
My goodness where has this been all my life ( Plantation XO )
Small but growing collection
Stuck indoors, might as well try a style of rum I've not had before!
Rum Review #45: Hamilton Demerara
I guess I can still fit it all into one picture...
My favourite glass... And my favourite rum.
My wife hooked me up for Christmas
A sign of more good things to come?
Holy moly... XXX/Four and XXX/Five showed up today! Daiquiri “flight” of both.
Best way to spend quarantine is with an exclusive hand bottled rum from the distillery! (From before the outbreak)
Grandpa is moving out of his apartment to assisted living, and is getting rid of a bunch of booze, any info about this? Age statement, or just how old the bottle is?
Back from Cuba
Got the Foursquare Sagacity in my store today but this bottle caught my eye way more!
Just got back from Canada and had to make a stop by the duty free store.
My Collection So Far; Why Go Out Drinking When You Can Stay In Sipping
I did it boys
Prepared a small gift for my father and left it in the meeting room at work for him to find.
Review #268; Rum #18: DOK - Aficionados x Fine Drams
Review #295; Rum #20: Pussers Gunpowder Proof
This’ll be interesting! See you in a few months lil buddies
Grocery store rum selection in Martinique. This was about a third of the shelf.
Planning a sunny friday tasting party
National Rum day is Friday, 8/16 in the US. I'm doing a tasting at work.
Rum Collection Picture! :)
A worthy competitor for Smith & Cross in the art of hogo.
Rum Review #78/Spirits #250: Wigle Dunder Rum
A friend of mine picked this up for the holidays
Rum Review #80/Spirits #266: Whiskybroker 17 West Indies Rum Distillery “Rockley-Style” Rum (Sample)
Finally added the 15yr to the collection!
In case you can't tell, I'm a big fan of Plantation