August 5, 2019

Tonight was a heady and fun look into the use of overproof rum. Trying each rum straight was a intense way to try the rums but it enabled us to see the complexity of each rum without dilution. It's a shame in many ways that we take such pure and beautiful spirits from...

July 31, 2017

A great day at Peg Leg talking about what it means to be a rum in the Navy.

It's always interesting to consider that sailor's were not only drinking a pint of rum each day, but that it had to be a overproof rum with a high ABV to ensure that if the rum seeped into the g...

April 17, 2017

An interesting SRC session on the idea of dark rum as a category. We invited Mitch Wilson from Plantation Rum and Pete Rosser from Goslings to discuss the nature of this style. Gosling's brought a beautiful culture and heritage to light and a history of blending rums o...

February 27, 2017

It was truly inspiring looking at the heritage behind the Bacardi, Matusalem & Santa Teresa. These brands have certainly created a Spanish culture around rum, or ron might be more appropriate. While from completely separate nations we see a familiar focus on family and...

September 5, 2016

For a first session back at Rum Club we decided to do some special. We wanted to give alittle something back to the community. As such we held Sydney Rum Club on International Charity Day and invited rum brands that are involved in charities both locally and abroad.

It...

November 25, 2015

Fantastic to meet the guys from Beenleigh and see all the new ranges from Beenleigh. Australian rum is coming along way. I hope we see more and more from this Australian local producers.