About Gold Rum

About Gold Rum
Golden Rums, also known as Amber Rums, are generally medium-bodied and a little sweeter to taste. Most have spent several years aging in oak casks, which give them smooth, mellow palates. They are a little darker than light Rum and a little lighter than Black Rum.

Top Picks for Gold Rum

Tanduay Gold Asian Rum
90 points
Best Buy
A tasty golden Rum with waves of baked coconut.
90 points $19 Best Buy
Papa’s Pilar Blonde Rum
87 points
A flavorful and appealing gold Rum with a lot of fruit contrasted by a drying, warming finish.
Carta Vieja Gold Rum
85 points
Pleasing fruit aromas abound with a cohesive ribbon of vanilla from start to finish.
RonDiaz Gold Rum
84 points
A solid Rum for the back bar that will be serviceable in basic cocktails and shots, but specifically best in a Rum & Coke.
Jd Shore Amber Rum
83 points
A candied gold rum for holiday cocktails.