"Helmsman Rum is crafted from spices that have been blended with the finest Caribbean golden rums. The result is a smooth, well-rounded drop with overtones of rich vanilla, burley spices and a peppery finish. After the ageing and blending process of the rum, It will sit at 40% ABV, which help keep the original flavours of the rum intact. All of this comes together to create a unique balance of flavours that soften the flame of the rum. HISTORY OF SPICED RUM From a time of rogues and vagabonds, spiced rum has been a big part of seafaring. Traditionally, rums weren’t easy to drink and needed to be either aged or spiced. This turned an almost ‘undrinkable’ sharp rum into something palatable. Over centuries the technique of making rum and spiced rum has been refined and reworked into a well-crafted drink TASTING NOTES & CHARACTERISTICS The Helmsman Rum flavours are derived spices that have been infused with a special blend of Caribbean Rum. The result is a smooth, well-rounded drop with overtones of rich vanilla and soft spices. Bananas, white chocolate with cinnamon notes of the nose, and soft pepper. All of this comes together to create a unique balance of flavours that softens the flame of the rum and a taste not too sweet."