National Rum Day 2019

Calling all the pirates and rum lovers out there to help us celebrate National Rum Day! Whether you decide to sip on white rum, dark rum, or spiced rum, there are various ways to celebrate this alcohol based day. Fancy a cocktail? The most well-known rum cocktails include: Mojito, Piña Colada, Hot Buttered Rum, Dark 'N' Stormy, Mai Tai, etc. Do you have a sweet tooth? Add these to your dessert menu: Bananas Foster, Rum cake, Rum Raisin ice cream, and rum sauce perfect to top any dessert. Enjoy these notes from the Delectable community, and whether you drink rum or bake it into a dessert, we wish you a happy National Rum Day!


Ron Zacapa Centenario Gran Reserva 23 Year Old Sistema Solera Rum

Aromas of burnt caramel, Tar and Molasses. Mellow and smooth on the palate with a little alcohol heat on the throat at 40% ABV. Rich satisfying and long. An excellent mid Winter tipple in Australia at present. All the way from Guatemala. — a year ago

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Severn Goodwin

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My absolute favorite.

Destilerias Unidas S.A.

Diplomático Reserva Exclusiva Rum

One of the best rums I've ever tried and I just couldn't believe how much it cost. Getting some of this for sure!!! — 4 years ago

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Demerara Distillers

El Dorado Special Reserve 21 Year Old Rum

Oh wow, liquor never tasted this good. — 7 years ago

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Black Seal Bermuda Black Rum

First dark and stormy of the season. Yum. — 3 years ago

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The Kraken

Black Spiced Rum

Favorite rum, perfect in a dark and stormy (ice, rum, ginger beer and dash of lime if you like) — 5 years ago

Smith and Cross

Traditional Jamaican Rum

Deliciously aromatic. Robust favors on the palate. Strong and delicious. Great for rum drinks. — 5 years ago

El Dorado

21 year Old Special Reserve Rum

Complex almost cognac like - awesome — a year ago

Myers's Rum

Original Dark Rum

Best for egg nog and a fine multipurpose rum for mixed drinks. — 5 years ago

Bumbu Rum Co.

Bumbu The Original Rum

Natural rum with Bana flavour, though no additives are used! — 3 years ago


Family Reserve Old Rum

Aged for 12 years. Luscious cider/cognac on the nose, fine bourbon on the palate. — 2 years ago