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Customer Reviews - Dave Unger

Dave Unger


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Faultline St. Lucia Rum 750ml  
Review Date: 11-21-2013
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Seriously great stuff, but not for the faint of heart.

David OG told me this stuff is nicknamed "pirate juice" and I can see why. It has lots and lots of flavor. Molasses and camphor come on strong right from the get go. Softer notes of vanilla and baking spices follow behind.

The flavor is strong and bright. Around Thanksgiving I'm enjoying the punch it adds to a pumpkin spice latte. When summer rolls back around, I'm looking forward to trying it with ginger beer and a twist of lime over ice.
Price: $39.99 Add To Cart BC 0

Mount Gay Rum, Extra Old, Barbados 750ml  
Review Date: 4-17-2013
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This was one of three rums being poured at a tasting at K&L tonight. I mostly drink bourbon and rye. This was nothing like any rum I'm used to and really does have a bourbon flavor profile. There's sweetness, a bit of spice, mild oak, and plenty of tropical fruits.

This works straight and should be good on the rocks. Frank was recommending it with a twist of lime and a dash of bitters. I would love to see what this does to an old fashioned.
Price: $34.99 Add To Cart WE 93 BC 0

Mount Gay 1703 Rum Barbados 750ml (out of stock)  
Review Date: 4-17-2013
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Wow. I had the pleasure of sampling 1703 and two other Mount Gay rums at a tasting at K&L tonight. This one was outstanding. It compares favorably to 40 year old Scotch or Cognac and has a lot in common with both of those. Very soft, very mature flavor. Tremendous complexity. And very mild oak flavors for being as old as it is. Highly recommended for sipping straight.
Price: $79.99 Add To Waiting List BC 0