It is our hope that this list assists you in selecting the perfect present for the Rum enthusiast in your life.
1. Ten To One Oloroso Sherry Cask Finish
We warmly recommend Ten To One Oloroso Sherry Cask Finish which is undoubtedly the hot stuff of the 2022.
Ten To One Oloroso Sherry Cask Finish Caribbean Dark Rum is a unique take on Ten To One's award-winning Dark Rum. The masterful blend of Caribbean Rums (from Trinidad and Tobago, Barbados, Jamaica, and the Dominican Republic), named "Best Rum, period," at the LA Spirits Awards, received a finish in Oloroso Sherry casks.
This compelling expression is Ten To One’s first special cask finish edition, it’s unique and super limited! It will impress Rum lovers and seduce those who only flirt with the category. Ten out of ten for Ten To One.
“Exceptional finish on an amazing rum” - Mark
2. Plantation Isle of Fiji Rum
The Wine is then distilled using a combination of column and pot stills and aged in used Bourbon barrels for two or three years before being sent to France where it is aged an additional year in Ferrand Cognac casks.
3. Privateer New England Reserve
One of their offerings is their New England Reserve Rum. The Rum is created by blending two to eight-year-old Rums with aged water and then recasked in used Bourbon barrels.
After this blending process liquid is allowed to rest in the barrels until it has achieved the desired flavor profile and blended to 45% ABV. This 90-proof dynamo is remarkably versatile and a sure-fire hit for any gift-giving occasion.
4. Larga Vida
Give a Rum-head in your life a vacation for his tastebuds. Back in the day, Rum was considered a remedy—a universal life hack making Man’s hardships a bit more bearable.
Larga Vida XO Rum 2019 Edition is a special proper aged Rum blend with stock aged over two decades. Larga Vida y Prosperidad!
In 2020, the Rum really impressed Flaviar members as they voted it into the Top 5 Spirits of the year, winning it one of the 2020 Flaviar Awards.
5. Don Q Reserva 7
This molasses-based Rum is produced in Ponce, Puerto Rico, and created using a blend of heavy and light column still Rums that have been aged in used American White Oak barrels for a minimum of seven years.
Bottled at 40% ABV this product is a fine addition to their portfolio and a must-have for anyone that enjoys robust Spanish-style Rums.
6. Appleton 8 Reserve Rum
Appleton 8 Reserve Rum is a blend of column and pot still Rums that has been aged a minimum of eight years in used American white oak Bourbon barrels. The Rum is blended to 43% ABV and no flavoring agents are added to the Spirit.
Versatile as a quality sipping Rum and outstanding in a variety of classic and tropical cocktails, this Rum is a great value that will be an exciting discovery for any Rum lover.
7. Equiano Rum
This blend delivers a unique flavor experience that became an instant hit during the year and would be a pleasant surprise for any Rum enthusiast to unwrap.
8. Chairman’s Legacy
For those who appreciate the Chairman’s Reserve line, this is abounded to be a delightful discovery.
9. Mount Gay The Port Cask Expression
Limited to 6570 bottles worldwide these bottles are a favorite for connoisseurs and collectors and if spotted in a shop or online an easy gift to purchase.
10. Worthy Park Single Estate 2006
The Rum is aged for twelve years in used American white oak Bourbon barrels, non-chilled filtered, and bottled at barrel strength 56% ABV.
What makes this vintage a great gift for fans of Jamaican Rums is it is the first vintage release from Worthy Park and is one of the few 100% pot still Jamaican Rums that has been aged for 12 years.
The company has gained a major foothold in shops around the globe, making it more available than ever before. Worthy Park Single Estate 2006 is an impressive selection for enthusiasts with a strong appreciation of Jamaican Rums.
I hope this guide gave you some good ideas and that your gift recipients enjoy what you select for them. Cheers!