WhistlePig Founder Just Released 26-Year-Old Bhakta 1990 Rum

WhistlePig changed the game for rye whiskey. Founded by Raj Bhakta back in 2007 and launching its first whiskey in 2010, the brand became synonymous with premium rye. After a not-so-amicable split in 2019, Raj stepped away from the brand and started a new company, Bhakta Spirits—which has unveiled its latest expression, Bhakta 1990 rum. … Read more

22 Best Craft Rum Brands for Sipping and Mixing

Let’s face it, a lot of our preconceived notions about spirits are shaped by our youth. We chugged whatever was served at friends’ parties and bought the cheapest liquor at dive bars. That’s why a lot of people still associate rum with certain shall-not-be named varieties of spiced, sweetened, flavored rums. But craft rum is actually … Read more

The Perfect St. Paddy’s Day Whiskey Is Actually a Rum

The innovative Caribbean craft producer collaborated with Teeling Whiskey to produce a cane spirit that’s totally unique. St. Paddy’s Day is almost upon us, which means it’s time for…rum? Plantation is making the unlikely case with its latest release: Stiggins’ Fancy Smoky Formula.  The innovative Caribbean craft producer has partnered with Dublin-based Teeling Whiskey to bottle … Read more