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Old 09-23-2010, 02:49 PM   #1
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Default West Indies Rum Refinery terminates contract with Blavod Wines & Spirits UK

Here are more details on the termination of this contract.
This follows the termination of the Cockspur distribution contract in the US.
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Old 09-24-2010, 03:47 PM   #2
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Shoot, cockspur is my go to for Rum n Coke (not cuba libre). Ed this article mentioned UK but not US, did cockspur pull out of US as well?
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Cockspur was being bottled in Hood River Oregon, the town not the river, the last few years. Cockspur has moved their bottling operations back to Barbados so the product you'll be getting in a few months will be from Barbados.

Before being bottled in Hood River, Oregon Cockspur was bottled in Metairie, Louisiana.
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Thanks Ed, wow, hood river is a ways from barbados.
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