Tobacco & Rum

Philip Ili Barake

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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Tobacco & Rum: Illegality

Philip Ili Barake, Cigar Sommelier and contributing writer for "Got Rum?" magazine, conducted this pairing at La Casa del Habano in Santiago,Chile along side with Nicolás Rojas, manager of La Casa del Habano. more »

Mar 19, 2014 in Tobacco & Rum

Philip Ili Barake (left) and David Pérez (right)

Photographer: Danna Bordalí

February 2014- Pairing Tobacco & Rum: Cold Thinking

Mr. Philip Ili Barake brings us "Cold Thinking", a pairing between Rocky Patel Private Cellar Torpedo Cigar from Nicaragua and Ron Pampero Aniversario Rum from Venezuela. more »

Feb 19, 2014 in Tobacco & Rum

Philip Ili Barake pairs Papa’s Pilar Dark 24 Year Old Rum with a Lancero Cigar from the Arturo Fuente line,made with full Dominican Republic leaves and is not part of the standard Opus X line.

Photograph @CigarIli

Pairing Tobacco & Rum: New Beginning

Mr. Philip Ili Barake rings in the new year, 2014, with his tobacco and rum pairing called "New Beginning". more »

Jan 7, 2014 in Tobacco & Rum

Tobacco & Rum- December 2013: Cast Away

Mr. Philip Ili Barake bring us "Cast Away". This pairing was done by no other than the "Got Rum?" crew: Luis Ayala (Publisher/Editor), Paul Senft (Rum Reviewer for the "Angel's Share") and Philip. more »

Dec 7, 2013 in Tobacco & Rum

Philip Ili Barake, Cigar Sommelier, pairs Mount Gay Extra Old Rum from Barbados and Perfecxion X Cigar from the Arturo Fuentes Opus X line from the Dominican Republic.

Photo by @Cigarili

November 2013: The Navy Tradition

Mr. Philip Ili Barake, Cigar Sommelier, pairs Mount Gay Extra Old Rum from Barbados and Perfecxion X Cigar from the Arturo Fuentes Opus X line from the Dominican Republic more »

Nov 7, 2013 in Tobacco & Rum

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