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Brugal Rum: Jewel of the Caribbean

April 18, 2012

Tags: Brugal rum, Brugal Blanco Espcial, Brugal Anejo, Brugal Extra Viejo

Mention rum, and most people will think of Bacardi. Small wonder: It’s the world’s largest rum brand, with distilleries around the world and annual sales approaching 20 million cases. In the Caribbean, though, rum is synonymous with Brugal, based in the Dominican Republic city of Puerto Plata.
Curiously, the histories of the Bacardi and Brugal families are intertwined. (more…)