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  Topic: Commonality of Tastes/Flavors: Cigars
Capn Jimbo

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PostForum: A woman is only a woman, but a good cigar...   Posted: Fri Nov 10, 2017 4:12 am   Subject: Commonality of Tastes/Flavors: Cigars
Taste Test: Common Cigar Flavors Demystified

The following article from Puff demonstrates the commonality of flavors between rum and cigars and certainly establishes the validity of "pairing&q ...
  Topic: Rum Review: Three Island Silver Rum (Artisan)
Capn Jimbo

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PostForum: Cuban Style Rum   Posted: Mon Oct 30, 2017 8:26 am   Subject: Rum Review: Three Island Silver Rum (Artisan)
Seven Brothers Erie Island Silver Rum: "Pizzelles"

As some of you know, having sold my Ft. Lauderdale home I have been visiting friends and actively shopping for a good bluewater sailboat ...
  Topic: Aloha from Beijing
Capn Jimbo

Replies: 1
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PostForum: And your name again was??   Posted: Mon Oct 30, 2017 7:42 am   Subject: Aloha from Beijing
Welcome...

Although the Project has been a little quiet lately, the fault is mine, as I transition from my former home in Ft. Lauderdale, to a cruising sailboat - with which to tour the Carib, et a ...
  Topic: New Amsterdam
Capn Jimbo

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PostForum: Gin (and a few wodkas)   Posted: Sun Oct 29, 2017 7:00 am   Subject: New Amsterdam
FWIW...

I've enjoyed New Amsterdam straight up, with perhaps a few cubes, as an easy drinking accompaniment to a good cigar...
  Topic: Plantation 73% Overproof Trinidad
Capn Jimbo

Replies: 3
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PostForum: Uncommon Styles   Posted: Sun Oct 29, 2017 6:58 am   Subject: Plantation 73% Overproof Trinidad
Word to the wise...

Overproofs of all spirits are meant either for mixing - but - also for dilution for sipping straight. Without dilution, it's impossible to truly judge any brown or white spirit ...
  Topic: Caroni-15yo-1998-2013, 52%, Velier/Gargano
Capn Jimbo

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PostForum: Uncommon Styles   Posted: Sun Oct 29, 2017 6:53 am   Subject: Caroni-15yo-1998-2013, 52%, Velier/Gargano
Good post (old article, 2016)...

Although Trump threatened to roll back Obama's opening of Cuba, under pressure from US corporations, he has limited the roll back - fortunately, Americans are indee ...
  Topic: Angostura 1787 Coming Soon
Capn Jimbo

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PostForum: Scuttlebutt (shhh...)   Posted: Sun Oct 29, 2017 6:44 am   Subject: Angostura 1787 Coming Soon
An interesting observation... hope JaRiMi checks in on this one...
  Topic: Caroni-15yo-1998-2013, 52%, Velier/Gargano
Capn Jimbo

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PostForum: Uncommon Styles   Posted: Thu Oct 19, 2017 6:59 am   Subject: Caroni-15yo-1998-2013, 52%, Velier/Gargano
I also had an authentic $5 painkiller and a 7 year H. Club and an Appleton 21.

They had good tacos there.

Sounds like fun was had by all. Couple questions: an authentic Painkiller (registered ...
  Topic: Rum Review: Ron del Barrilito Three Star Rum
Capn Jimbo

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PostForum: Cuban Style Rum   Posted: Thu Oct 19, 2017 6:48 am   Subject: Rum Review: Ron del Barrilito Three Star Rum
Do share what you find, thanks...
  Topic: Angostura 1787 Coming Soon
Capn Jimbo

Replies: 12
Views: 1462

PostForum: Scuttlebutt (shhh...)   Posted: Thu Oct 19, 2017 6:46 am   Subject: Angostura 1787 Coming Soon
Thanks for the confirmation. The sad part is that by cheating and tricking out cheap and thin rums to be artificially seem more complex and aged - that by doing this, the cheaters painted themselves ...
  Topic: California Love
Capn Jimbo

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PostForum: And your name again was??   Posted: Wed Oct 11, 2017 2:36 am   Subject: California Love
So sorry to hear of the climate influenced, massive fires that have destroyed many fine wines/wineries.

Welcome...
  Topic: Hello from Seattle
Capn Jimbo

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PostForum: And your name again was??   Posted: Wed Oct 11, 2017 2:35 am   Subject: Hello from Seattle
Agreed, but with all that available by far most rum is aged in used bourbon barrels. Relatively little rum sees anything else.

Take away the hidden adulterants and flavorings and much rum can also ...
  Topic: Idiot's Reviews: Founder's Porter
Capn Jimbo

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PostForum: Beer   Posted: Wed Oct 11, 2017 2:23 am   Subject: Idiot's Reviews: Founder's Porter
Will certainly try... stay tuned.
  Topic: Angostura 1787 Coming Soon
Capn Jimbo

Replies: 12
Views: 1462

PostForum: Scuttlebutt (shhh...)   Posted: Wed Oct 11, 2017 2:20 am   Subject: Angostura 1787 Coming Soon
Angostura's 1919 and 1824 were both known for having been sugared (at the least), and possibly flavoring as well, with from 14 to 18g/liter. Thus to assume that their newly created "1787" i ...
  Topic: Rum at Trinidad Carnival (some I remember more than others)
Capn Jimbo

Replies: 1
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PostForum: Uncommon Styles   Posted: Wed Oct 11, 2017 2:02 am   Subject: Rum at Trinidad Carnival (some I remember more than others)
What a treat reading of your festival experience - which you lived to tell about, lol. And the link to one of JaRiMi and my frequent exchanges is well worth the read.

We used to really get into i ...
 
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