Kōloa Kaua'i Gold Rum

Gold Rum

Kōloa // Hawaii, USA

  • Cost

  • Distiller Score

    78
  • Avg. Rating

    3.0
    3 out of 5 stars
    ( 5 )

Located in Kalaheo on the island of Kaua’i, Kōloa Rum Company is the first and only licensed distillery. The rum is distilled from crystallized sugar in a copper still. The Gold rum sees no barrel aging.

  • age
    NAS
  • abv
    40.0
  • Gold Rum
    Rum that is often aged, but can also just have caramel-coloring added to provide color. No specific type or size barrel required. No set time required for aging for most countries with a few exceptions.
  • Cask Type

Tasting Notes

"The nose is mostly muted, but some careful sniffing reveals a hint of brown sugar and baking spice. The medium bodied palate shows mild sweet honey flavors along with salted caramel and tropical fruit. The finish is surprisingly peppery, spicy, and long."

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Flavor Profile

Spicy & Sweet