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Old 05-22-2012, 05:17 PM   #1
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Default Rum: A Global History

I recently bought this book which is in the Edible Series, it's written by Richard Foss who also owns

I found it an enjoyable read and while it doesn't go into the specifics of rum production it does give a great overview of the history of rum. It also has some great anecdotes and includes some great historical quotes including a few sea shanties and songs about rum. It also has a few traditional cocktail recipes including one that calls for a Hot Poker to be used in the mixture!

I've written a mini review on my website if you'd like to know more or if you'd like to buy it you can find it on here
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