Top 10 Rum Brands
Top 10 Rum Brands
We have rounded up the TOP 10 Rum Brands to help you get your buzz on. Experts say that Rum is best enjoyed neat, but nobody says no to delicious rum cocktails like Rum Punch. From the country of origin to the brands’ slogan, learn more about some of your favourite Rums.
1. Bacardi, Bermuda
Discover why true passion cannot be tamed
Bacardi Limited is the largest privately held, family-owned spirits company in the world. Originally known for its
eponymous Bacardi white rum, it now has a portfolio of more than 200 brands and labels.
2. Tanduay, Philippines
Triumph of the Filipino spirit
Tanduay is a brand of rum produced in the Philippines by Tanduay Distillers. Tanduay is now the world’s second-largest rum
brand despite witnessing relatively stagnant sales in 2016. It is the best-selling rum in Asia and is now available in the US.
3. Captain Morgan, Kingston
Variety is the spice of life. So we've spiced up life quite a bit
Captain Morgan is a brand of rum produced by alcohol conglomerate Diageo. It is named after the 17th-century Welsh
privateer of the Caribbean, Sir Henry Morgan who died on 25 August 1688. The products under this brand include Captain
Morgan- Original spiced gold, white rum and Jamaican rum.
4. Malibu, Barbados
Seriously easy going
Malibu rum is the world's best selling Caribbean rum with natural coconut flavour and a smooth sweet finish. The product
was originally made from fruit spirits, flavoured with rum and coconut flavouring in Curaçao. Originally, the product was used
to simplify the making of piña coladas by bartenders.
5. Zacapa, Guatamela
Journey above the clouds
Crafted in Guatemala, Zacapa Rum is a work of art, and an expression of patience, richness, quality and master blending. Aged
to perfection in the highlands of Quetzaltenango, Zacapa Rum develops its complex flavour and character 2,300m above sea
level in the mystical House above the Clouds.
6. Mc Dowell’s, India
McDowell's No.1 Reserve Whisky was launched in 1968, and is a blend of imported scotch and Indian malt whiskies. The
whisky is sold in several countries including Africa, Canada, the Far East, Japan, the Middle East and the United Arab Emirates.
7. El Dorado, Guyana
From a legendary land…Discover a legendary spirit
Discover the true gold of Guyana, El Dorado Rum – a range of superb Demerara rums of unequaled quality and variety which
have consistently won the highest International awards. Their unique flavour and taste is due to the tropical climate of this
lush country of Guyana - which translates from its Amerindian name “Land of many waters” - and the three centuries of rum
production along the banks of the Demerara River.
8. Havana Club, Cuba
Bearing the secret of Cuba’s true treasures
The “Maestros Roneros” (literally “master rum-makers”) are the driving force behind Havana Club rum. They are responsible for
every step of the rum-making, from the selection of sugar cane to the final bottling.
9. Appleton Estate, Jamaica
Exceptional spirits travel the world but never forget where they came from
The Appleton Estate, nestled in the Nassau Valley, is a glorious and fertile land located in the heart of Jamaica. At the
Appleton Estate, the production of our beautifully complex and aromatic rums is not just a passion—it’s a craft. The products
include Appleton Estate Reserve Blend, Signature blend, Rare blend (12 years).
Discover true Rum perfection
This rum is accentuated by the intense charred wood flavours balanced by the natural sweetness of the sugarcane distillate
and displays some of the finest floral notes and pure character of the Clément cellar. It has a nose of "savoury grass and
dusty orange and vanilla".