Bottle #72: Myers’s Original Dark Rum

Bottle #72: Myers’s Original Dark Rum

Bottle #72: Myers’s Original Dark Rum Bottle #72 is Myers’s Original Dark Rum. I talked about this storied brand a little bit in my episode about its cream liqueur spinoff, Bottle #45: Myers’s Original Rum Cream, or MORC for short. Even though it’s one of the...
Bottle #71: Malibu

Bottle #71: Malibu

Bottle #71: Malibu You can tell that coconut flavored rum was THE big thing during Grandma’s collecting period, because I have three different bottles of the stuff so far. I’ve already talked about two of them, Roncoco and Jonkanoo, and the unexpected tie between...
Bottle #70: Rémy Martin VSOP Cognac

Bottle #70: Rémy Martin VSOP Cognac

Bottle #70: Rémy Martin VSOP Cognac Bottle #70 is Rémy Martin VSOP Cognac. Rémy Martin is one of the “Big Four” Cognac houses that dominate production. One of the most obvious things that distinguishes it from the other Cognacs I’ve discovered in Grandma’s collection...
Bottle #67: Pousada Brandy

Bottle #67: Pousada Brandy

Bottle #67: Pousada Brandy Bottle #67 is a bottle of Pousada Brandy from Portugal. The word “Pousada” means guesthouse in Portuguese, so researching this one was a bit of a challenge. But if you’re looking for a nice place to stay in Portugal, including ones with a...
Bottle #64: Café Noir

Bottle #64: Café Noir

Bottle #64: Café Noir Bottle #64 is Café Noir, a coffee liqueur. Clearly created before the internet era, because let me tell you, “Café Noir” is a completely useless name to type into a search engine. Read the rest of the story Which is say, it was pretty tricky to...