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The Warm Hour

Philip Ili Barake, Cigar Sommelier, will be pairing Pedro Ximénez Santa Ana Sherry, Imperial Series 1964 cigar and Botrán Reserve Rum.

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Philip Ili Barake, Cigar Sommelier & writer for "Got Rum?" magazine, pairs up Santa Teresa Orange Rhum Liqueur from Venezuela with a Belicoso from Oliva (5x54), “Serie V Ligero Especial”, a cigar from Nicaragua in the March 2015 issue that he titles "An Orange Summer".

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An Orange Summer

Philip Ili Barake, Cigar Sommelier & writer for "Got Rum?" magazine, pairs up Santa Teresa Orange Rhum Liqueur from Venezuela with a Belicoso from Oliva, a cigar from Nicaragua, in the March 2015 issue that he titles "An Orange Summer". more »

Mar 18, 2015 8:00 AM Tobacco & Rum

Instead of doing a Cigar & Rum Pairing in the 2015 February issue of "Got Rum?" magazine, Philip Ili Barake is going to give us a series of guidelines for those Americans interested in traveling to Cuba for the first time. He will be sharing some tips about the cigars and a few morsels of
travel wisdom.

"Got Rum?" Magazine

February 2015 Cigar & Rum Pairing: Cuba

Rather than being a pairing, Philip Ili Barake is going to give us a series of guidelines for Americans interested in traveling to Cuba for the first time. He will be sharing some tips about the cigars and a few morsels of travel wisdom. more »

Feb 26, 2015 8:00 AM Tobacco & Rum

Philip Ili Barake, Cigar Sommelier and writer for "Got Rum?" magazine, pairs up Botran Reserva rum from Guatemala with a Dominican Republic Toro cigar from the Aniversario 107 line up from La Aurora in his article called "Anniversary Pairing" that published in the January 2015 issue of "Got Rum?' magazine.

"Got Rum" Magazine. Photo by: @CigarIli

January 2015 Cigar & Rum Pairing: Anniversary Pairing

Philip Ili Barake, Cigar Sommelier & writer for "Got Rum?" magazine, pairs up Botran Reserva rum from Guatemala with a Dominican Republic Toro cigar from the Aniversario 107 line up from La Aurora in the January 2015 issue. more »

Jan 21, 2015 8:00 AM Tobacco & Rum

December 2014 Tobacco & Rum: I Love the Smell of Cigars & Rum in the Morning

Philip Ili Barake, Cigar Sommelier & writer for "Got Rum?" magazine, pairs up a Caroni 12 Year Old Rum with a Churchill Perdom Cigar from the Champagne Sun Grown line, in his pairing called "I Love the Smell of Cigars & Rum in the Morning". more »

Dec 17, 2014 8:00 AM Tobacco & Rum

Philip Ili Barake, Cigar Sommelier & writer for "Got Rum?" magazine, pairs up a Ron Añejo Dos Maderas 5+5 Rum with a Camacho Triple Maduro Robusto Cigar in the 2014 November issue.

Photo: @CigarIli

November 2014 Tobacco & Rum: The Essence of Aging

Philip Ili Barake, Cigar Sommelier & writer for "Got Rum?" magazine, pairs up a Ron Añejo Dos Maderas 5+5 Rum with a Camacho Triple Maduro Robusto Cigar in his pairing called "The Essence of Aging" in the 2014 November issue. more »

Nov 18, 2014 8:00 AM Tobacco & Rum

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