Sipping on Paradise: A Tour of Puerto Rico’s Best Rum Distilleries


Puerto Rico is known for its beautiful beaches, delicious food, and vibrant culture, but did you know that it is also home to some of the world’s best rum? That’s right! The island has a rich history of rum production, dating back to the 17th century. And if you’re a rum lover, then a tour of Puerto Rico’s best rum distilleries is a must.

Are you ready to embark on a journey of discovery and indulge your senses with the smooth and delicious flavors of Puerto Rican rum? Then let’s begin!

First stop on our tour is the world-renowned Bacardi Distillery. Founded in 1862, Bacardi is the largest rum distillery in the world and offers visitors a fascinating tour of their facilities. You will learn about the history of the company, the rum-making process and even get to sample some of their famous rums.

Next up is the Destileria Serralles, home of the Don Q rum. This distillery offers visitors a unique and interactive tour, where you will learn about the history of the company and the rum-making process while also sampling some of their delicious rums.

Want to experience the traditional side of rum making? Then a visit to the Ron del Barrilito distillery is a must. This family-owned distillery has been in operation for over a century and is known for its traditional methods of rum production. The tour includes a visit to the distillery’s aging cellars where you can sample their aged rums and learn about the aging process.

Are you a fan of flavored rum? Then the Casa Santa Ana distillery is perfect for you. This distillery is known for its unique flavors of rum such as coconut, vanilla and even chocolate. The tour includes a visit to the distillery and a tasting of their delicious rums.

The island has a rich history of rum production and offers visitors a wide range of distilleries to explore. From traditional to modern, from aged to flavored, Puerto Rico has something for everyone. So, raise a glass and cheers to sipping on paradise!