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Review: Toppers Mocha Mama Rhum

Toppers Mocha Mama Rhum is one of six rhums crafted in St Maarten at the Toppers Distillery.  For years Melanie Daboul created several flavored rhums out of her home kitchen.  These rhums were given as a complimentary after dinner drink at the 2  restaurants she and husband Topper Daboul own on the Dutch side of St Maarten.  These rhums were so well received they were soon selling bottles of this rhum at their restaurant.  On November 1, 2012 they opened a distillery on St Maarten where they now craft their rhum.  Mocha Mama is a premium rhum made with roasted coffee, and decadent chocolate with notes of vanilla. Read more »


Review: Brinley Gold Shipwreck Coffee Rum

brinley gold shipwreck coffee - CopyBrinley Gold Shipwreck Coffee rum is one of five rums made in St. Kitts, the smallest country in the Western Hemisphere, by the Brinley family.  It was rebranded in 2012 to include the Shipwreck name, and repackaged to match their Spice rum bottle.  The Shipwreck name honors the recent discovery of the Brimstone Hill off the coast of St. Kitts.  It was a British ship sunk by the French during the battle of Frigate Bay in 1782.  Brinley has been selling their column distilled rum since 2002 and they age their rum in oak bourbon barrels for four years.  Natural Brazilian coffee is blended before bottling their Coffee rum at 72 proof. Read more »