Diageo offers some of the world's most distinctive, popular and delicious rums including the world's number two rum-based brand – Captain Morgan. Since its introduction in 1983, Captain Morgan Original Spiced has been one of the industry's fastest growing brands. Rum continues to be an icon across many cultures and within our collection of local priority brands we have some great rum brands including Bundaberg in Australia, Cacique in Latin America and the famous Myers's rum in Jamaica. Also included in our portfolio are Pampero and Zacapa. We are very passionate about a category that continues to grow and delight consumers. Below is a selection of our rum brands, listed in alphabetical order.
Myers's original Dark Rum is distilled in Jamaica under government supervision for Myers Rum Company LTD Nassau Bahamas, successors to Fred L. Myers & son. Founded 1879 Kingston, Jamaica, West Indies. Since 1879 the name Myers's has been recognized as the world's finest, full-bodied rum. Produced in Jamaica, Myers's rum continues to be distilled in the traditional pot still method and allowed to mature in white oak barrels. It is this final aging period that plays a critical role in determining the distinctive dark color and rich, buttery flavor that is synonymous with Myers's.