About Rum and Cane Spirits from France

About Rum  and  Cane Spirits from France
As with wine, French spirits are world famous and of exceptional quality. The types of spirits and liqueurs produced in France reads like a what's what of these categories. There are Cognacs and Armagnacs hat are the most refined and compelling of all brandies. In addition, you have herb liqueurs, spice liqueurs, fruit-based liqueurs, as well as dry and sweet vermouth. Eaux-de-vie, produced from wine grapes as well as fruit from Alsace, are among the best of their type found anywhere. There are also gins produced in France and as of recently, vodka as well. Products such as these may not be as well known as those from other countries, but the fact that they are products of France helps give them instant respect.

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Rum and Cane Spirits

Plantation Stiggins Fancy Pineapple Rum
94 points
$34
Amber color. Aromas and flavors of spicy caramelized pineapples, peaches and cherries, chocolate toffee, and pistachio nougat with a satiny, bright, fruity sweet medium-to-full body and a warming, complex, long finish that exhibits notes of pineapple creme brulee and sweet spices. A wonderfully layered and vivacious pineapple flavored Rum that will be a blast to create cocktails with.