Behind the Brands: Bulk rum, independent bottlers, and more!
Themes: Rum Stage
There are hundreds of Caribbean rum brands but only a few dozen distilleries. Who supplies them? Distillery-backed brands are a relatively recent phenomena. In this session you will learn about bulk rum and how it’s traded; the history of rum brands across the centuries; and the global rum powerhouse supplying many well-known brands and independent bottlers, while remaining out of the spotlight.