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Who brought sugar canes to the Caribbean Islands?
Christopher Columbus in 1492
What is the bi-product of sugar canes called?
What arrived in the caribbean around 1848?
Who founded Bacardi and when?
- Facundo Bacardi in 1862.
Wha are the two categories of rum, What are they made of?
- Rum Industrielle - Made from Molasses, most traditional rum-type
- Rum Agricole - Made from Sugar cane juice
A lot of rum go through a maturing process,how long time does it take and which barrels are most used?
American oak or old bourbon barrels for a minimum of two months.
How long is the fermentation process of rum?
from half a day to several days. The ABV after fermentation typically lay around 5-9%
What is the different classifications of rum?
- The French Islands
What is brazils national spirit?
- Captain Morgan
- Havana Club