The name ‘Kraken Rum’ was given to this spiced dark rum when a ship carrying one of the largest quantities of black spiced rum from the Caribbean never reached it destination for reasons unknown. All the remains of the ship and its cargo washed up on near by shores, and with no one able to explain what happened to the ship, rumours began creeping around that the legendary Kraken had taken this ship to its depths. For this reason alone, the name ‘Kraken Rum’ was given to the dark spiced rum in honour and as a tribute to powerful mythical beast of the sea.
Just like the Kraken's ink the Kraken rum is black and powerful, but unlike the Kraken's ink, the rum is distilled in pot stills on the Virgin Islands and fermented from naturally sweet molasses made from sugar cane and grown on the nearby river bank near to the distillery. After the rum has been aged for 12-24 months it then gets blended with 11 secret spices to create the unique taste that is Kraken Rum.
Powered at 94 proof, to reminisce the unyielding power of the Kraken. Which is why they say “To not respect the power of the Kraken is to not respect the sea”, so drink with respect.Read More