There’s no doubt that rum is one of the most versatile spirits in the world. From the smoky finishes of the British style, to the herbal, fiery qualities of the French style, rum can’t be pinned down by just one characteristic or location.
Japan might not be a destination that first comes to mind when you think of rum. But the Land of the Rising Sun is pushing the boundaries for what’s possible and experimenting with different flavours. Santa Maria gold rum is an example of this beautiful experimentation.