About Flavored Rum

About Flavored Rum
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

Lemon Hart Blackpool Spiced Rum
93 points
Dark mahogany color. Attractive, confected aromas of cherry, butter pecan, and eggnog ice creams, mocha coconut macaroon, vanilla wafer, and tiramisu with brandied orange peel with a satiny, vibrant, off-dry medium-to-full body and a stimulating, medium-long vanilla buttercream, maple syrup on Belgian waffles, spiced nuts, and root beer float finish. A delicious, well-balanced, flavored rum with unique and attractive flavors; try after dinner and as a modifier in craft cocktails.
93 points $24.99
Chairman’s Reserve Spiced Rum
93 points
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.
Awards: 2017 Best Flavored Rum
93 points $27.99
Rum Haven Coconut Rum
93 points
Best Buy
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
Jonah’s Curse Black Spiced Rum
92 points
Best Buy
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
Dry County Distillery Hot Spiced Rum
91 points
Best Buy
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
Selvarey Cacao Rum
90 points
Brilliant dark amber color. Aromas of chocolate fondant, cocoa rice crispies, and malt-o-meal with a satiny, crisp, sweet light-to-medium body and a tingling, carefree Chocolate Pop Tart finish. A toasty, chocolatey spirit that should work well in after-dinner cocktails.
90 points $34.99
Bayou Spiced Rum
90 points
Best Buy
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
Baron Samedi Spiced Rum
90 points
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
Tremols Mamajuana
90 points
Best Buy
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
Cayman Reef Spiced Rum
90 points
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