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The Kraken

The Kraken
Black Roast Coffee Rum

Category: Flavored Rum

Date Tasted:
Country: Dominican Republic
Alcohol: 33.3%
87 Points
Silver Medal
Highly Recommended

The Kraken
Black Roast Coffee Rum

Category: Flavored Rum

Date Tasted:
Country: Dominican Republic
Alcohol: 33.3%
Dark rich brown black color. Creamy, candied, buttery aromas and flavors of coffee, butter and creme brulee with a creamy, flat, very sweet full body and a smooth, brisk finish with notes of burnt sugar and mocha fudge candy. A sweet Rum that would work well with winter cocktails.

Tasting Info

Spirits Glass Style: Candied
Aroma Aroma: coffee, butter and creme brulee
Taste Flavor: Same as aromas with notes of burnt sugar and mocha fudge candy
Smoothness Smoothness: Smooth
Enjoy Enjoy: in cocktails
Cocktail Cocktails: Cuba Libre, Daiquiri Natural, Dark & Stormy
Bottom Line Bottom Line: A sweet Rum that would work well with winter cocktails.

The Importer

Proximo Spirits

The Importer
3 Second Street
Suite 1101
Jersey City, NJ 07302
USA
1 800-837-8452

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Flavored Rum

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Serve in a Shot Glass
Flavored Rums are white Rums with added flavors, sugar and coloring. They are generally tropical fruit flavors, but also come in coffee, herb or spiced flavors as well. They are designed primarily for mixing in cocktails.