Is sea dog a good rum?

Is sea dog a good rum?

Sea dog has a distinctive taste, it is heavy on the molasses and does not taste anything like a golden or spiced rum. It’s wonderful for cooking with , nothing like it for making rum balls but it is an acquired drinking taste.

Is Aldi rum any good?

At the latest awards Aldi rums walked away with two gold medals as well as a silver – and it wasn’t the only own-brand winner either. Judges at the Spirits Business Rum Masters praised its unique notes of sweet vanilla, warming spices, coffee and a citrus lime kick – finished with a deep and flavoursome aftertaste.

Is Lidl rum any good?

Best value rum Aldi and Lidl was found to offer the best own-brand value on rum with their Old Hopking and James Cook ranges. If you’re sceptical about own-brand rum, you’ll be pleased to know that both bottles won silver medals at the Spirits Business Rum Masters 2019.

Who makes Sea dog rum?

Aldi own-brand Sea Dog rum beats bottles three times its price in blind taste test.

What is the best spiced rum?

Distilled on Barbados, and aged for up to 15 years in ex-bourbon barrels.

  • Best Overall: Boukman Botanical Rhum.
  • Best Dark Rum: Sailor Jerry Spiced Rum.
  • Best for Rum & Coke: The Salford Spiced Rum.
  • Best Budget: Calypso Spiced Rum.
  • Best Aged: Chairman’s Reserve Spiced Rum.
  • Best for Sipping: Foursquare Spiced Rum.

What can you mix with sea dog?

Add rum and ginger beer. Squeeze lime wedge and lemon wedge over top of drink and drop into the glass. Stir briefly. Add Angostura bitters and serve.

Who makes Aldi rum?

Crossbones, which enters stores on 22 August as part of the Aldi Spirits Festival, features two limited-release premium rums in dark and golden variants (rsp: £14.99/70cl). Crossbones rum is made by master blenders to create the “finest mix of young and older rums, aged in oak casks”, according to the retailer.

How much is a bottle of Kraken rum?

Common Kraken Rum Prices

Type Size Price
Kraken Black Spiced Rum 375ml $10.99 – $16.99
750ml $18.99 – $19.99
1.75L $26.99 – $29.99

What is the best supermarket rum?

Best rums in the world to buy in 2020

  1. Red Leg Spiced Rum, 70cl. Red Leg Spiced Rum.
  2. Ableforth’s Rumbullion, 70cl. Rumbullion.
  3. Appleton Estate 12 Year Old Rare Blend, 70cl.
  4. KOKO KANU Coconut Rum, 70cl.
  5. Diplomatico Rum Reserva Exclusiva, 70cl.
  6. The Duppy Share Rum, 70cl.
  7. Equiano Rum.
  8. That Boutique-y Rum Company Tasting Set.

What rum does Lidl?

LIDL just launched a new spiced rum and it looks almost identical to an original version from Kraken but it’s £8 cheaper. The bargain supermarket’s Liberté Aged Black Spiced Rum is already available in stores – and cost just £15.99 for a 70cl bottle.

Is Spiced Rum good straight?

Be bold – try it straight! A Spiced Rum is perfect as a sipping drink just on ice. This will give you a perfect chance to taste all of the flavours that have been distilled into this wonderful spirit. Go on, be bold, try it with the Spirit of Rebellion!

What is the most expensive spiced rum?

Ten of the world’s most expensive rums

  • Pyrat Rum Cask 1623. £230.
  • Bacardi Paraiso. US£250.
  • Rhum Clement 1952. €877.
  • Havana Club Máximo. £1,200.
  • Bacardi Millennium. £1,200.
  • Brugal Papa Andres. US$1,200.
  • Appleton Estate 50 Years Jamaican Independence Reserve. US$5,000.
  • Legacy by Angostura. US$25,000.

Is Aldi’s Sea Dog premium spiced rum the best?

A budget bottle of rum has beaten off fierce competition at the world’s most prestigious blind tasting competitions. Budget supermarket Aldi’s own-label Sea Dog Premium Spiced Rum has been praised by industry experts at the Spirits Business Rum Masters, where judges awarded it a coveted gold medal.

How much is a 700ml bottle of sea dog rum?

Sea Dog Rum 700ml. Bottle $ 29.92 inc. sales tax Go to Shop. Sea Dog Dark Rum (70cl) Bottle $ 31.07 inc. sales tax Go to Shop. Rum is a spirit made in various styles and in many (mostly tropical) locations around the world. Sugarcane is the raw ingredient behind all rum styles, from clear Cuban ron blanco to the darkest Jamaican Navy Rum.

What kind of rum is Aldi’s black spiced rum?

Credit to Aldi where it’s due, they have not labelled this as a rum either; it’s been labelled as a Spirit Drink, “A premium black spiced rum based spirit drink” to be more specific, so at least they are not trying to pass it off as something it’s not, unlike some other more well known producers….it seems to be based on their Old Hopking Rum brand.

Is Aldi’s rum range the best in the UK?

Aldi’s drinks range has been awarded an impressive 50 accolades for its spirits range over the past year. Their latest award comes as the UK’s thirst for rum grows.