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What happens if I drink buttermilk after 3-5 drinks rum or whiskey (60ml each)?

The acidity (ph) of ethanol is relatively neutral (roughly equivalent to water), so milk and creams will typically mix fine with ethanol. In fact, it's the basis of many popular alcoholic beverages, ...
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Ice cubes in rum

When it comes to what is socially accepted in the US, ice is mostly reserved for the harsher stuff like bourbon and scotch. The ice serves a purpose of diluting the liquor, thus making it smoother on ...
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What is a “Boston Particular?"

What is a “Boston Particular?” First of all here is the exact quote in question: It is almost certain that “the first Americans and Persians to interact in person” were not missionaries but “rum ...
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Why is Rum not affected in the same way by distillation as other alcohols like Vodka?

There is nothing different about the distillation of rum. Just like with whiskey, brandy, vodka, etc. no sugar comes off the still. What does happen a lot in the rum industry is the post ...
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Rum brand with the strongest rum flavor?

I would recommend "Appleton White" from Jamaica. It's a blend of column still and pot still rum, and pot still destillation tends to produce a more flavourful spirit. You might also want to look ...
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Indian Army supply of Alcoholic beverages?

Indian Army supply of Alcoholic beverages? Are the supplying companies special for armies? Regardless of which national forces (army) one is in, the main reason for suppling some for of booze is to ...
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Timing for Rum infusions

It will vary based on the quantity of tea as well, but a day or two should be plenty. I have not done tea in rum but I did 4 teabags of Lapsang Souchong in a bottle of bourbon, and that only took a ...
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What is the location where they make rum called?

Spirits, such as vodka, whisky and also rum, are produced in a distillery.
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Rum brand with the strongest rum flavor?

My choice for a light rum with a strong flavor is Leblon. It is made from fresh cut sugarcane unlike Bacardi (which is made from molasses), and is only aged for 6 months so you don't get any notes ...
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Bottle of Rum covered in leather

Sounds like the Ron Centenario Fundacion 20 anos
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Why is Rum not affected in the same way by distillation as other alcohols like Vodka?

I don't have any prior knowledge so I Googled the answer. According to this site and this other site, sugar doesn't make it past distillation. However, sugar is often added after distillation in rum.
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Ice cubes in rum

Ice in any spirit is always about personal preference. Adding ice does two things to any spirit, regardless of category: It lowers the temperature, slowing down evaporation of the ethanol, making the ...
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Ice cubes in rum

I find rum good when it is served neat, but then I am far from a connoisseur on the subject of rum. It really is an amazing drink because it’s made in so many different places and in so many different ...
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Will alcohol boost body fat?

Will alcohol boost body fat? That will depend on several things, such as the type of booze you drink, the amount you drink, the amount you eat and the amount of exercise you do daily. Drink ...
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Winterhighlight "Feuerzangenbowle" without headache?

What is happening is that you are burning off most of the alcohol before you consume it. I can't tell you the exact amount, but it's significant. I would say that it's probably less than 10% alcohol ...
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What is the location where they make rum called?

What is the location where they make rum called? The simplest answer would be a distillery! However another possibility does exist. Unofficially, Porcopedia states that a rummery is an Alcohol ...
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Will alcohol boost body fat?

Vodka has a calorie density of 231 kcal per 100g. It's known empirically that a person gains 1 lb of weight for every extra 3500 kcal of food he consumes (4000 kcal per lb is also the calorie density ...
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