About Rum and Cane Spirits from U.S. Virgin Islands

About Rum  and  Cane Spirits from U.S. Virgin Islands
Rum is the name of the game in the U.S. Virgin Islands. Rums of all types from coconut rum to lemon rum to spiced rum are produced on the islands. These are rums made for cocktails, as they are ripe and sweet with good spice; most do not have the finesse to be a sipping rum; however, they can be good values.

Top Picks for U.S. Virgin Islands

Rum and Cane Spirits

The Naked Turtle White Rum
87 points
Best Buy
Clear color. Confected aromas and flavors of toasted marshmallow, coconut custard, tapioca pudding, and vanilla frosting with a silky, soft, off-dry medium body and a peppery, brisk finish with notes of candy corn, cotton candy, and whipped cream finish. A sweet, tingly white rum for cocktails.
87 points $12.99 Best Buy
Member’s Mark Silver Rum
85 points
Clear color. Aromas of hints of coconut with a soft, dryish light body and a sleek, scant powdered sugar finish. A mild whisper of a rum for mixed drinks.
85 points $13.98