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Captain Morgan Spiced Rum



Captain Morgan Spiced Rum

What You Need To Know About Captain Morgan Spiced Rum

Do you know who the real Captain Morgan is? He definitely didn’t make rum...
  • Produced By Diageo
  • Produced In: United States
  • Type: Rum
  • Sales: 10.6 million 9-liter cases
Seagram’s first produced Captain Morgan in 1944 in Jamaica, but the rum didn’t debut in the US until 1984.
Diageo bought the brand in 2001, opening the new flagship distillery in St. Croix in 2012.
If you can make it to the Virgin Islands, you can take a one-hour tour of the Captain Morgan Visitors Centers, which includes a movie theater and guided tours of the distillery on a tram.
Wales who raided Spanish settlements in the Caribbean. His nickname was Barbadosed.
Credit: . Published: 2017-01-06