Papa Was A Rolling Stone was a huge hit from the Temptations, Earnest Hemingway was a bit of a rolling stone himself. Papa’s Pilar [$29.99 – $39.99], the new, artisan-crafted premium rum was inspired by Ernest Hemingway’s spirit of adventure. The inaugural Dark & Blonde varieties are born from the finest rums of the Caribbean, Central America and the U.S.A. and then solera aged and blended in a unique process here in the states. Papa’s Pilar Dark Rum is both pot and column distilled and boasts hand-selected rums up to 24 years old. The bold and complex sipping rum, was named “Best Rum in America” by the Caribbean Journal in 2014 and won a “Double Gold” Medal at the 2013 San Francisco World Spirits Competition. Papa’s Pilar Blonde, the first categorized ‘blonde’ rum, includes column stilled aged rums 3-7 years old. It was awarded “Best in Class” White Rum at the 2013 Rum Renaissance Festival.

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