Renaissance! Rum is not just the favourite drink of pirates

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  1. AVERAGE INDIAN

    AVERAGE INDIAN EXORCIST Senior Member

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    Rum is not just the favourite drink of rambunctious pirates with skewed moral compasses traipsing around the Caribbean. The drink traditionally consumed raw with a large side of brood in old, dingy bars has been the strongest alcoholic beverage in the country for years. While the parents swear by their Monk, rather surprisingly, their millennial offspring do as well. That's the power of rum. In this edition of FYI we take a quick look into the Rum Renaissance

    No longer Old Rodge ..

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    W.G.Ewald Defence Professionals/ DFI member of 2 Defence Professionals

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    A cute allusion to piracy, but rum was historically more associated with the slave trade.

    Triangular trade - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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