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

Jan Stephenson Pineapple Rum
94 points
$34.99
Brilliant golden amber color. Aromas of burnt sugar and coffee bean, lit candle, singed fruit cake, and fennel with a satiny, vibrant, fruity sweet medium body and an interesting, long iron grilled pineapple with mesquite honey, cream and fruit punch sodas, and hint of licorice finish. A fantastic pineapple rum with rich, complex flavors that perfectly bridges the fun and the serious.
Awards: 2018 Best Flavored Rum
94 points $34.99
Belmont Farm Kopper Kettle Dark Chai Spiced Rum
93 points
$24.99
Gold color. Exotic, spicy aromas and flavors of cardamom custard, turkish rose water dessert, orange marmalade on cinnamon rye toast, and dried mushrooms with a silky, vibrant, off-dry medium body and a tingling, elegant, long finish that shows notes of sweet chai tea, caramel gelato in cola, and crystallized ginger finish. A delicious exotically spicy rum with lots of fun and creative cocktail applications.
93 points $24.99
Lemon Hart Blackpool Spiced Rum
93 points
$24.99
Dark mahogany color. Attractive, confected aromas of cherry, butter pecan, and egg nog ice creams, mocha coconut macaroon, vanilla wafer cookie, and tiramisu with brandied orange peel with a satiny, vibrant, off-dry medium-to-full body and a tingling, stimulating, medium-long vanilla buttercream, maple syrup and whipped cream on belgian waffles, spiced nuts and dried fruits, 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
$27.99
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
Black Magic Black Spiced Rum
91 points
$16.99
Best Buy
Dull bronze color. Attractive, candied aromas and flavors of spumoni gelato with almond whipped cream, spiced chocolate toffee, and vanilla caramel frosted rum raisin cake with an oily, bright, moderately sweet medium-to-full body and a tingling, refreshing, medium-long finish displaying nuances of cherry cola float with Neapolitan ice cream, frosted gingerbread and carrot cakes, vanilla nut fudge, and pink peppercorns finish. A fun and engaging spiced rum that will make tasty cocktails.
91 points $16.99 Best Buy
Zíami Ruby Rush Flavored Rum
91 points
$35
Pale slivery straw color. Citrusy aromas and flavors of honeyed ruby grapefruit and orange powder drink and gelatin candy with a supple, crisp, fruity sweet medium body and a warming, captivating, long finish with impressions of grapefruit dreamsicle, Italian ice, and grapefruit soda finish. A very flavorful grapefruit flavored rum that will add zingy citrus notes to cocktails.
Big 5 Coconut Rum
90 points
$19.99
Best Buy
Clear color. Aromas and flavors of toasted coconut, powdered sugar, and honeydew melon with a satiny, crisp, fruity light body and a graceful, snappy finish that shows notes of fresh coconut, coconut water, and spritz of lime finish. A restrained and pleasantly dry coconut rum that is just the thing for daiquiri bliss.
Awards: 2019 Best Buy Bar - Best Value Flavored Rum
90 points $19.99 Best Buy
Selvarey Cacao Rum
90 points
$34.99
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
$21.99
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
$21.99
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 finish that presents nuances of egg nog, pepper spices, minerals, and latte finish. A very pleasant mocha nuanced creamy, spiced rum.
90 points $21.99