The most highly recommended craft spirits

12th March, 2015 by Amy Hopkins

Rum

Privateer-True-American-RumThomas Tew, US

Produced by the Newport Distilling Co., based in Rhode Island, Thomas Tew is a traditional style of rum made from backstrap molasses and tempered with local water before distillation in an 88 gallon copper pot still. The rum, said to have notes of coconut, vanilla, butterscotch and toffee, is named after a legendary pirate.

Privateer True American Rum, US

Another pirate-inspired craft rum brand Miles urges readers to taste is Privateer True American Rum, created in Ipswich. The rum comes in two variants, silver and amber, which have been aged in a combination of American, French and Hungarian oak.

One Response to “The most highly recommended craft spirits”

  1. M says:

    She forgot Monkey 47.

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