This Page contains various essays of a more factual nature that relate to rums. For more subjective matters, see the “Opinions” page.
- Rum – An Introduction – An intro to the site, and some words about rum
- Classifying Rum – a brief rundown of the various styles or types of rum in common useage
- The Proof’s In The Drinking – an explanation of ABV and proofs
- The Matter of Ratings – A first pass at explaining my ambivalence about scoring (2010)
- Stills, Stills and More Stills – Short essay on distillation methodologies
- Single Digit Rums – musings on rums less than ten years old (and often younger)
- Wives & the El Dorado Problem – how to afford your favourite tipple
- Liquor Privatization and Deregulation in Alberta – A somewhat unfocussed look at deregulation as it affected this province.
- Who was that masked man? – A series of thumbnail sketches of people who influenced the world of rum