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2014-04-10 08:23:52

World's favorite BACARDI rum uses solar skylights in aging warehouses in "Good Spirited" initiative HAMILTON, Bermuda, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bacardi has perfected the art of aging its award-winning rum, so protecting the storage environment that makes this perfection possible is a top priority. Air temperature and humidity - even the strength of the sea breezes - are all closely monitored at the BACARDI rum facility in Puerto Rico. Recently installed solar skylights and state-of-the...

2014-02-25 08:24:03

World's favorite BACARDI rum pours global resources into "Good Spirited" initiative HAMILTON, Bermuda, Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- There's a new benchmark for the BACARDI® rum brand - a global Good Spirited commitment to protect the environment - from the timberlands of southern Georgia to the sugarcane fields of Fiji. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140218/NY66998LOGO The program is far-reaching for Bacardi Limited, the world's largest privately held spirits company, which crafts...

2014-02-20 16:24:37

Will Autograph Pre-Purchased Bottles of Captain Morgan White Rum PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ron Jaworski, the legendary quarterback of the Philadelphia Eagles, 1980 NFL MVP and noted football analyst on ESPN television networks, will sign pre-purchased bottles of Captain Morgan White Rum from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 21, at the Fine Wine & Good Spirits Premium Collection Store, Columbus Commons North Shopping Center, 1940 S. Christopher...

2014-02-10 12:22:40

LONDON, Feb. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:Global market review of rum - forecasts to 2017For a category that sells around 146.4m cases annually, it may seem unusual to characterise Rum as a relatively unexploited opportunity. Indeed it is already a diverse and eclectic category with a wide geographic spread but there are a number of regions where it remains relatively underdeveloped. Rum has been described as a bit more relaxed...

2014-02-05 16:24:22

Elite rum brand announces alliance with Estefan MIAMI, Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 19-time GRAMMY® Award-winning producer and entrepreneur Emilio Estefan, and leading fine rum producer Botran® Rum, today announced they are officially joining together two entities that have been residing on the same plane of production excellence for many years now. Emilio's appreciation for tradition aligns with the values Botran® Rum has held in such high regard for nearly 75 years. Through this...

2014-02-04 08:22:53

- World's largest privately held spirits company unveils ambitious environmental initiative called "Good Spirited" with specific goals in sourcing, packaging and operations by 2022 - HAMILTON, Bermuda, Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Everywhere Bacardi Limited does business, sustainability is something that's not just encouraged - it's expected. Today, on the 152nd anniversary of its founding, family-owned Bacardi rolls out an ambitious sustainability campaign globally. Good Spirited: Building a...

Ancient Pottery Residue Suggests Scandinavians Drank Nordic 'Grog'
2014-01-16 08:29:36

Gerard LeBlond for redorbit.com - Your Universe Online Scandinavians from the years 1500-1300 BC in northwest Denmark and on the Swedish island of Gotland well into the first century AD, swilled down a brew called Nordic “grog.” Grog is a mixture of honey, bog cranberry, lingonberry, bog myrtle, yarrow, juniper, birch tree resin, wheat, barley, rye and sometimes grape wine from Europe. Researchers from the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology found...

2014-01-07 12:23:42

Fast-growing rum brand created by award winning singer-songwriter Kenny Chesney taps agency's expertise in adult beverages, lifestyle marketing and retail NEW YORK, Jan. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 360PR has been selected as public relations agency of record by Blue Chair Bay, the fast-growing rum brand poised to become one of the most successful spirits launches by an independent company, measured by year one case volume. Created and wholly owned by award winning singer-songwriter Kenny...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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