Rum liquor is usually produced in Caribbean and American countries as well as sugar producing countries such as the Philippines and India. Rums in India are very popular and most commonly used in cocktails, cooking and consumed with mixers, Here is the list of top 10 most popular RUM brands in India.
Old Monk is the most popular brand of dark RUM in India, produced in Ghaziabad of Uttar Pradesh by Mohan Meakin. Its rank as the largest selling dark rum and also among top 100 Indian spirits brands of International Impact, an iconic vatted Indian dark rum.
McDowell’s No.1 Celebration rum is manufactured by United Spirits and among the world’s top 3 best selling rum brands, Bacardi and Old Monk are other two RUM brands. Celebration Rum is the largest selling rum of India and one of the most popular brand under umbrella of United Spirits Limited .
Contessa XXX RUM is known as the queen of all rums, combined with delicate flavour makes Contessa Rum smooth and light. Radico Khaitan is the producer of the brand, earlier known as Rampur Distillery and providers of branded IMFL to the Canteen Stores Departments.
Old Port rum is an Indian rum brand produced using same old methodology from Sugar Cane. Amrut Distilleries is the producer of Old Port rum, Silver Oak brandy and best known for very best Amrut brand of single malt whisky in India.
Hercules Rum is another popular Indian brand of rum manufactured by Khoday India Limited. Khoday Group is also the owner of Red Knight whisky and Peter Scot whisky along with Hercules XXX Rum, Constantino brandy, Hercules and Australian MAX beer brands.
Bacardi spirits company is a privately held American company known for Bacardi white rum in the world. Bacardi associated brands include Bombay Sapphire gin, Eristoff vodka,Cazadores Tequila, Grey Goose and Royal Brackla Scotch whisky.
Captain Morgan brand of rum is produced by Diageo, labelled as a premium spirit drink with low alcohol content. The brand has made a mark of its own in the global market and now one of the most popular rum brands in the world.
Havana Club brand of rum is sold in over 120 countries, Pernod Ricard is bottling Havana Club rum and Bacardi establishing Indian market for white rum. Pernod Ricard is now the trademark owner of Havana Club brands of RUM in India.
Jolly Roger Premium XXX Rum brand is known for exotic flavor, The dark rum is very popular in India produced from fermented molasses with well balanced flavor along the taste of spices.
Malibu Rum with coconut flavour is owned by Pernod Ricard, The original Malibu rum was flavored with coconut but now there are many different versions of Malibu rum. Malibu rum available in flavor of fruits such as banana, pineapple, passion fruit and coconut.