About Flavored Rum

Serve in a Shot Glass
Flavored rums are white rums with added flavors (usually fruit), sugar and coloring. They are designed primary for mixing in fruity cocktails.
Top Picks for Flavored Rum
218914
Chairman’s Reserve
Spiced Rum
Amber color. Spicy, citrusy aromas and flavors of citrus peels, nutmeg, vanilla bean, and caramel with a round, vibrant, dry-yet-fruity medium body and an engaging, medium-long finish. A great spiced rum with natural flavor and a lasting finish.
93 points $27.99
Date Tasted: in our Chicago tasting lab
210912
Rum Haven
Coconut Rum
Opaque clear color. Lively, pure, tropical aromas of coconut cream and oil with a soft, bright, moderately sweet medium-to-full body and a graceful, interesting, medium-length coconut macaroon and buttercream finish. Nice purity and depth of coconut flavor that will work well in fruity cocktails or after dinner.
93 points $15.99 Best Buy
Date Tasted: in our Chicago tasting lab
213430
Jonah’s Curse
Black Spiced Rum
Bright mahogany color. Bright, spicy, toasty aromas of vanilla cola, spice cake, mocha cream, and chocolate cherry with a satiny, lively, off-dry medium body and a smooth, delightful, medium-long sweet brown spices, toffee, and sassafras float finish. A very lively and well balanced spiced rum.
92 points $16.99 Best Buy
Date Tasted: in our Chicago tasting lab
210875
Dry County Distillery
Hot Spiced Rum
Bright copper color. Bright, spicy aromas of cinnamon and nutmeg and toffee with a satiny, crisp, sweet medium body and a warming, refreshing, medium-length cocoa powder and chili pepper finish. A nice peppery spiced rum that will cut through in clever cocktails.
91 points $22.50 Best Buy
Date Tasted: in our Chicago tasting lab
219095
Bayou
Spiced Rum
Bright golden amber color. Fruity, nutty, sweet aromas of bananas foster, mango puree, and clove with a round, crisp, fruity sweet medium-full body and a smooth, complex, long banana bread, dried cherries, chocolate coating, and fennel finish. Super pleasant and natural flavor make this rum one to seek out.
90 points $21.99 Best Buy
Date Tasted: in our Chicago tasting lab
214935
Baron Samedi
Spiced Rum
Brilliant dark amber color. Bright, creamy, toasty aromas and flavors of vanilla, chocolate covered tropical fruits, butter pecan ice cream, and mocha with a satiny, bright, fruity sweet medium-to-full body and a peppery, medium-length egg nog, pepper spices, minerals, and latte finish. A very pleasant mocha nuanced creamy, spiced rum.
90 points $21.99
Date Tasted: in our Chicago tasting lab
212931
Tremols
Mamajuana
Electric crimson color. Bold, spicy, peppery exotic aromas of cracked pepper, toasted herbs and spices, powdered ginger and ginseng, and turmeric cedar and eucalyptus incense with a supple, crisp, fruity sweet light-to-medium body and a smooth, interesting, medium-long double mint gum, root beer float, herbal hibiscus tea, and simple syrup finish. A fun and rather unique spiced rum that opens up a world of cocktail possibilities.
90 points $13 Best Buy
Date Tasted: in our Chicago tasting lab
210688
Cayman Reef
Spiced Rum
Clear golden amber color. Delicate, candied aromas of vanilla cola and caramel-banana taffy with a satiny, bright, fruity sweet medium body and a tingling, medium-length tropical citrus fruit punch and baking spices finish. A well balanced and tasty spiced rum that will mix great.
90 points $29.99
Date Tasted: in our Chicago tasting lab
215115
Monkey
Rum with Toasted Coconut
Clear color. Curious, toasty aromas and flavors of toasted coconut granita, cashew nougat, horchata, and vanilla candle and cream soda with a velvety, bright, moderately sweet light-to-medium body and a smooth, refreshing, medium-length coconut yogurt and doughnut, pistachio gelato, and pepper finish. A nicely layered and nuanced coconut rum.
89 points $24.99
Date Tasted: in our Chicago tasting lab
210888
Wicked Dolphin
Florida Spiced Rum
Gold color. Rich, attractive, spicy aromas of gingerbread cookie, fruitcake, nutmeg, and cinnamon with a glycerous, bright, dry-yet-fruity medium body and a tingling, engaging, carefree toasted nuts, delicate peppery spices, and sarsaparilla finish. A rock solid spiced rum.
89 points $26.99
Date Tasted: in our Chicago tasting lab