Panama City – Panamonte XXV Reserva Preciosa, a limited-run, 25-year-old Panamanian aguardiente taking the rum community by storm, will hit U.S. stores as early as June. I’m a rum guy. It’s one of the paramount reasons I am so in love with Panama — a country long-celebrated for its rums and rum masters alike. Needless to say, I was thrilled when I got my hands on bottle #74 of Panamonte XXV rum from Jim Wasson, Owner of Panamonte Brands; the company responsible for the new luxury spirit. I couldn’t help but be aware of the transcendent power of alcohol and the ability it has to bury hatchets, bridge great divides, undermine politics and make every border seem crossable. I met with Jim Wasson, a…