About Rum and Cane Spirits from Venezuela

About Rum  and  Cane Spirits from Venezuela
Rum is a critically important spirit in Venezuela, so much so that under law, Venezuelan rum must be aged a minimum of two years. As with most other South American countries, there are various types of rum from Venezuela, while (blanco) as well as gold along with some that are aged for five years or more. While some are meant for cocktails or as an ingredient in a punch, many are very high quality sipping rums.

Top Picks for Venezuela

Rum and Cane Spirits

Santa Teresa 1796 Rum
87 points
$41
Amber color. Confected aromas of cola, frosted spice cake, dark caramel, and toasted sesame with a satiny, crisp, fruity light-to-medium body and a tingling, refreshing, medium-length vanilla cream pie, spiced nuts, and toffee-mocha latte finish. Rich spices and sweets play on the palate in this crowd-pleasing Aged Rum.