Tag: Cana Rum Bar

August 16, 2019

Funky Rums From Jamaica

Funky Rums From Jamaica In honor of Jamaican Independence Day, Pedro is joined by Caña’s Rum Bar’s own Shaggy to talk about three hogo style, “funky” rums from Jamaica! What we drank: The Funk (yes, that’s really what it’s called) Two James’ Doctor Bird’s Rum Plantation Xaymaca Rum Doctor Bird Rum Because of our belief in the importance of local agriculture and the fact that sugar cane isn’t readily available in Michigan, we decided to […]

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August 9, 2019

Marca Negra Mezcal with Molly McGuire

Marca Negra Mezcal with Molly McGuire What we drank: Mezcal Marca Negra Tobala Mezcal Marca Negra Dobadan Mezcal Marca Negra Ensemble Mezcal Marca Negra San Martine Mezcal Marca Negra Topazette “Marca Negra’s unique ultra-premium expressions are expertly crafted by different Maestros. Each features different varietals and blends of agave that result in very distinct-tasting notes. From the subtle smoky flavor and spicy finish of the Dobadan, to the lemon peel and pomegranate essence with white […]

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August 2, 2019

Glendalough Irish Whiskey with Donal O’Gallachoir

Glendalough Irish Whiskey with Donal O’Gallachoir Co-owner and Brand Manager, Donal O’Gallachoir, joins Pedro in the Whiskey Society this week to chat about Glendalough, an Irish Whiskey helping leading the charge in this new wave of Irish Whiskies that are coming to America. What we drank: Glendalough Double Barrel Irish Whiskey Glendalough Black Pitts Single Malt (Aged 7 Years) Glendalough Mizunara Cask Finish Single Malt (Aged 13 Years)   From The Glendalough Website: glendaloughdistillery.com The […]

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July 30, 2019

William Grant & Sons’ Rum Finished Whiskies with Jennifer Wren

William Grant & Sons’ Rum Finished Whiskies with Jennifer Wren This episode is a wonderful meeting of two different worlds. Jennifer Wren joins us at Caña Rum Bar to taste us through some of the whiskies offered by William Grant & Sons (Parent Company of Balvenie, Glenfiddich, etc.) that are finished in rum casks. She also brought a few special surprises that you won’t hear about anywhere else, so follow her on Instagram (@thejenniferwren) and say thank […]

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July 26, 2019

History of the Agave with Robin Chopra

History of the Agave with Robin Chopra   Strap yourself in, kids! This is going to be a wild ride! On this episode, Robin Chopra returns to the Mezcal Collective, but because he’s already talked to us on the podcast about the whole line of Tequila Partida, he created a whole NEW education about the evolution of the modern mezcal and tequila that we know and loveIn addition to two marks from Partida, he brought […]

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