MoR Mobile β


New Users Please read the thread in the Introductions Section.
Rum Lovers @ the Ministry of Rum

82 years ago in 1937, Grenada Sugar Factory was established on Grenada.

Search by Label Name
Other Searches
Ministry of Rum Blog
Rum Events
Member Map
Rum Producers
Retail Index
Bars & Restaurants
Distributor Index
Rum Importer Index
Articles
Interviews
Frequently Asked Rum Questions
Rum 101
Test your Rum IQ
Rum Glossary
Rum Recipes
Ministry of Rum Giftshop
Trade Registry

Go Back   Rum Lovers @ the Ministry of Rum > Ministry of Rum Connoisseur's Cabinet > TheRumelier
Forgot Password?
Register FAQ Members List Unregistered Posts Mark Forums Read

Reply
 
    Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 06-17-2010, 11:10 PM   #1
TheRumelier
Senior Member
 
TheRumelier's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Turks and Caicos Islands
Posts: 890
Default Barbados

I recently returned from Barbados after a whirlwind 3 days visiting and learning as much as I could about the "Home of Rum". I still haven't finished a page on my site but should very soon.
I spend 2 days with the great folks at Mount Gay/Remy Martin who gave me a great time visiting the Mount Gay Blending and Aging Warehouses, where Master Blender Alan Smith was our guide. Then we got a special tour of the Visitor Center. The next day we learnt about Remy Martin Cognacs which was extremely interesting, then learnt more about Mount Gay Rums with Mount Gay Ambassador Chester Brown. We spend a lot of time with Chester which was really fun in rum shops, bars and restaurants and a seminar. Great people, great rums and a beautiful island.
My last day was spent touring the island with the organizers of the "Caribbean Rum and Beer festival" Cheryl and Glyn. They were the ultimate hosts and despite the fact that everywhere is closed on Saturdays we still managed to visit the West Indies Rum Distillery, the Portvale Sugar Factory and the Foursquare Rum Distillery, followed by rum shops and dinner. Hopefully I will get a chance to do it again in November at the Rum and beer Festival.
__________________
The Rumelier
British by birth, Welsh by the grace of God, Caribbean by soul.
http://www.caribbeanwaterfrontproperty.co
http://www.therumelier.com
TheRumelier is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-18-2010, 11:26 AM   #2
pkazimir
Senior Member
 
pkazimir's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Posts: 105
Default

Nice! They treated you well over there. Looking forward to your post. I'm already saving up for November!
__________________
"Best ideas come while sipping rum!"

www.pavolkazimir.com
Twitter: @pkazimir
pkazimir is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

  Rum Lovers @ the Ministry of Rum > Ministry of Rum Connoisseur's Cabinet > TheRumelier

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Rum from Barbados Hank Koestner Caribbean Related Discussion 55 03-07-2013 06:54 PM
Doorly's Fine Old Barbados Rum Arctic Wolf Arctic Wolf 1 04-14-2010 03:12 PM
R.L.Seale's Barbados Rum Tiare Rum questions/discussions 1 02-10-2008 02:35 PM
Where to buy rum in Barbados MurH Rum questions/discussions 3 02-01-2008 02:25 AM
Gifted Rums of Barbados - Jan 15 RobertBurr Rum Events 7 01-16-2008 12:50 AM


All times are GMT -3. The time now is 12:11 AM.


Rum Chat
Recent Posts
Rare Find!
posted by Edward Hamilton
Black Parrot, London (UK)
posted by Berbician
Goslings Black Seal
posted by Berbician
Is it my imagination?
posted by Carl
Figured I should probably sign up eventually
posted by Berbician
Happy to be a part of the forum!
posted by Berbician
Greetings from Boston
posted by Berbician
Last month this site was viewed more than 750,000 times by the best people in the world - those who appreciate rum.
Ministry of Rum on
facebook link
Follow @Ed_Hamilton on

vB ver 3.8.6 Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content on this forum copyright 1995 - 2015 Ministry of Rum.