DON Q | German Rum Festival 2023
In 1865, Juan Serralles founded Destileria Serralles in Ponce, Puerto Rico and began distilling his first rum. He gave the name DON Q, in reference to Don Quixote, probably the most famous character from classical Spanish literature. Today, just as then, all rum varieties are matured and bottled on site to ensure the highest quality.
Chairman’s Reserve | German Rum Festival 2023
In the mid-19th century, the Barnard family settled on the Caribbean island of St. Lucia as respected merchants. The third generation, Denis Barnard took over his father’s sugar plantation at the age of 21 and founded the distillery “St. Lucia Distillers” in 1932. Barnard was a pioneer in rum blending and began experimenting with molasses, which was a waste product from sugar production at his own sugar mill. Over time, his philosophy and technique of blending different distillates together resulted in unique and fascinating rums.
Baie des Trésors | German Rum Festival 2023
Baie des Trésors – viel mehr als nur ein Markenname. Benannt wurde der wunderschöne Rhum Agricole nach einer Bucht von der Halbinsel Caravelle auf Martinique. Baie des Trésors bedeutet übersetzt „Die Schatzbucht“. Das kann man auch auf den Rhum übertragen. Herrgestellt aus den Schätzen des Terroir der Insel Martiniques, ohne Farb- und Zusatzstoffe, dafür 100% purer Zuckerrohrsaft.
T.Sonthi Rum | German Rum Festival 2023
T.Sonthi Rum Spirits are the brainchild of Thomas Sontheimer, who made the innovative decision to create his own rum in early 2020. His goal is to attract more people to the world of rum, the flair of the Caribbean and pirates. In doing so, it was important to him to achieve great scents as soon as the bottle is uncorked and to create a perfect creation to go with a fine cigar. Rum, which is quaffable, sweet and yet strong created for pure enjoyment and fits perfectly to many occasions.
Plantation Rum | German Rum Festival 2023
The house FERRAND has for many years maintained good relations with the best distilleries of the Caribbean, which in the past bought the FERRAND barrels used. In them the rum was refined. In the course of the collaboration, Alexandre Gabriel had the opportunity to discover various old distillates with an impressive variety of aromas. He liked the qualities so much that he decided to bring these exceptional rums to market..
Bellamy Reserves Rum | German Rum Festival 2023
Schön dich kennenzulernen, mein lieber Freund. Ich bin Sam Bellamy, Kapitän der “Whydah Gally”. Manche mögen mich für einen gefürchteten Piraten halten, der durch die Karibik gesegelt ist und damit ein riesiges Vermögen gemacht hat. Aber die Wahrheit ist, ich bin dir sehr ähnlich: ein ehrgeiziger, rechtschaffener Mann mit edlem Herzen und einer großen Sehnsucht nach den guten Dingen im Leben.
Pusser’s | German Rum Festival 2023
Pusser’s Rum is the only authentic and original Royal Navy rum created according to British Navy specifications. From the 17th century onwards, the Royal Navy issued daily rum rations on board ships, known as “tot”.
Studer | German Rum Festival 2023
The Studer Distillery in Escholzmatt was founded in 1883 by the four Studer brothers as a distillery, liqueur and confectionery
factory. and confectionery factory. The company is still family-owned today, with the fourth and fifth generations now jointly running the business.
Santos Dumont I German Rum Festival 2023
Santos Dumont spent his childhood among coffee, sugar cane, from which rum and cachaça were distilled, and the latest inventions to make the most of the plantation’s production. The farm machinery fascinated him from an early age. He often rode the farm’s steam tractor or steam locomotive.
Kirk and Sweeney | German Rum Festival 2023
Kirk and Sweeney was a notorious smuggling ship that smuggled the finest rum from the Caribbean to the north-east of America via a secret sea route during Prohibition in the early 20th century.
Ryoma | German Rum Festival 2023
Did you know that sugar cane originated in New Guinea and enjoyed great popularity in Asia long before it found its way to the
Caribbean/South America? Ryoma Rhum is produced at the Kikusui distillery, located in Kuroshio, a small town on the southern island of Shikoku, which offers the perfect climate for growing sugar cane.
Rum Malecon | German Rum Festival 2023
Rum from the premium segment must be aged for some time in oak barrels in order to develop complex aromas and a distinctive note. This insight has also been adopted by the Malecon rum brand: the very long aging times and the associated highly aromatic products are its trademark and are the reason for its fascination.