Rum Curious: The Indispensable Tasting Guide to the World's Spirit

Rum Curious: The Indispensable Tasting Guide to the World's Spirit

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The recipe for a great audiobook, Rum Curious teaches how to fully appreciate this versatile and varied spirit!

Once the drink of sailors and swashbuckling pirates, rum is the most versatile - and the most varied - spirit in the world. It is consumed neat as a sipping drink, on the rocks, and in a dizzying variety of cocktails like the mai tai, mojito, and piña colada.

In Rum Curious, author Fred Minnick first takes the listener on a whirlwind tour of the world of rum, describing its many styles, explaining the great variety of fermenting, distilling, and maturing processes, and highlighting distillers and distilleries. He then teaches the listener about tasting rum - revealing the experience offered by brands ranging from the familiar to the unusual and obscure. A final section provides recipes for classic and innovative rum cocktails from around the world.

Rum Curious is the one book the listener will need to understand and appreciate rum in all its glorious variety.

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ISBN-13: 9781543636888
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
Publication date: 08/08/2017
Product dimensions: 5.25(w) x 6.75(h) x 0.50(d)

About the Author

Fred Minnick is a Wall Street Journal best-selling author and the writer of award-winning books, such as Bourbon Curious, Bourbon, Rum Curious, and Whiskey Women. Minnick is the editor-in-chief of Bourbon+ magazine, senior contributor to Forbes, and co-founder of the popular Bourbon & Beyond Festival. He is the "bourbon authority" for the Kentucky Derby Museum and regularly appears in the mainstream media, including CBSThis Morning, Esquire, Forbes, and NPR.

Martin Cate is the author of Smuggler’s Cove and owner of the San Francisco bar of the same name.

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