Old New Orleans Rum Distillery. Founded in 1995, this craft distillery is the oldest maker of rum in the continental United States. Tours start with a cocktail and end with a tasting of four different rums; they cost $10. Complimentary transportation from the French Quarter is available during the week—make reservations for it in advance. 2815 Frenchmen St., Gentilly, New Orleans,
LA, 70122. 504/945–9400. www.oldneworleansrum.com.