Rum connoisseur interview of the week: GORDON CLARKE Rum Master from Worthy Park.
Jan11

Rum connoisseur interview of the week: GORDON CLARKE Rum Master from Worthy Park.

Rum connoisseur interview of the week: GORDON CLARKE Rum Master from Worthy Park.   1) Who is Gordon Clarke I am a Jamaican, born from a Jamaican Family. Although Educated in Ontario, Canada and Florida, USA including Boarding School, Undergraduate University, and a Masters Program, I returned to Jamaica to live, get married and eventually settle into the Family Business.  I married my teenage sweetheart and have been married for...

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Rum connoisseur interview of the week: ALEXANDRE VINGTIER Co-Founder Rumporter magazine. Author, speaker, and lover of Rhum/Rum.
Jan04

Rum connoisseur interview of the week: ALEXANDRE VINGTIER Co-Founder Rumporter magazine. Author, speaker, and lover of Rhum/Rum.

Rum connoisseur interview of the week: AlEXANDRE VINGTIER Co-Founder Rumporter magazine. Author, speaker, and lover of Rhum/Rum. 1) Who is Alexandre VINGTIER? I am a French spirits consultant & author, also judge at numerous spirits & cocktails competitions worldwide. I work with appellations, distillers, blenders, bottlers, distributors, retailers, bartenders, sommeliers, chefs and even noses (in perfumes), and have visited...

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Rum connoisseur interview of the week: CYRILLE HUGON Co-Founder Rhum Fest Paris, Rhum Fest Marseille, Old-Fashioned Week, and Rumporter magazine. Ambassador, speaker, and lover of Rhum/Rum.
Dec28

Rum connoisseur interview of the week: CYRILLE HUGON Co-Founder Rhum Fest Paris, Rhum Fest Marseille, Old-Fashioned Week, and Rumporter magazine. Ambassador, speaker, and lover of Rhum/Rum.

Rum connoisseur interview of the week:   CYRILLE HUGON Co-Founder Rhum Fest Paris, Rhum Fest Marseille, Old-Fashioned Week, and Rumporter magazine. Ambassador, speaker, and lover of Rhum/Rum. 1) Who is Cyrille HUGON? I am the co-founder of both Rhum Fest Paris and Marseille AND Rumporter magazine. I started my rum career as the marketing man of Dugas, which is probably the most important rum importer in France. In 2000 we had the idea...

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Rum connoisseur interview of the week: ANDREW TROYER Entrepreneur, Founder, owner, and CEO of ARÔME 28 Rum.
Dec21

Rum connoisseur interview of the week: ANDREW TROYER Entrepreneur, Founder, owner, and CEO of ARÔME 28 Rum.

Rum connoisseur interview of the week: ANDREW TROYER Entrepreneur, Founder, owner, and CEO of ARÔME 28 Rum. 1) Who is Andrew Troyer? I am a family guy. I have 2 amazing kids, and I’ve been married to my beautiful wife for nearly nineteen years. One of my greatest joys is getting to travel with my family. Besides spending a few years as a child in Arizona, I grew up in a small town in Northwest Ohio. Although agriculture was a more...

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Rum connoisseur interview of the week: JERRY GITANY Rum Ambassador at Christian De Montaguere and Co-Founder of La Confrerie du Rhum, Rum Gazette & Rum Embassy.
Dec14

Rum connoisseur interview of the week: JERRY GITANY Rum Ambassador at Christian De Montaguere and Co-Founder of La Confrerie du Rhum, Rum Gazette & Rum Embassy.

Rum connoisseur interview of the week: JERRY GITANY Rum Ambassador at Christian De Montaguere and Co-Founder of La Confrerie du Rhum, Rum Gazette & Rum Embassy. 1) Who is Jerry Gitany? I was born in Martinique in 1953. I am the co-founder of La Confrerie du Rhum ( a Facebook page dedicated to rum lovers, with more than 20.000 members), Rum Gazette and the Rum Embassy. I am also Rum ambassador at Christian De Montaguere the largest...

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Rum connoisseur interview of the week: Erik Voskamp – Rum Ambassador to the Netherlands / speaker / expert consultant for Rhums / Rums Founder & administer of the “Rumworld”.
Dec10

Rum connoisseur interview of the week: Erik Voskamp – Rum Ambassador to the Netherlands / speaker / expert consultant for Rhums / Rums Founder & administer of the “Rumworld”.

Erik Voskamp Rum Ambassador to the Netherlands / speaker / expert consultant for Rhums / Rums Founder & administer of the “Rumworld”.   1) Who is Erik Voskamp? Erik Voskamp was one of the first rum ambassadors in the Netherlands. His passion for rum started when, after three years living on the beautiful island of Hispaniola at the Dominican Republic, he lived the rum experience to the fullest. During his stay in...

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