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Light rum

There are several types of rum available. One of them being light rum. The reason it is called light rum, is because this rum is not aged in barrels, and therefore has a more neutral flavour that it’s counterpart dark rum. Light rum is also known as white rum, rhum agricole or silver rum.

What is light rum?

All rum is made form sugarcane or sugarcane by-products. The by-product can be molasses or sugarcane syrup. Rum can be distilled to several strengths, typically the alcohol percent by volume is 40 percent or higher. During the process of distilling rum, the product is a clear liquid. But what is the difference between light rum and dark rum?

Light rum is aged for a much shorter time, if at all,  versus the darker varieties. To make it into rum that can be sold as a drink, producers have to filter the rum until it is free from impurities. Light rums can have a subtle and sweet flavour.

At Sasma, we source the best light rum has its origins in the Caribbean. Over time, the popularity of light rum has grown and light rum is nowadays available worldwide. The use of light is mostly for cocktails and other rum-based drinks. 

Why choose Sasma as your light rum supplier?

Are you searching for a supplier of light rum? Why not choose Sasma as your preferred supplier? We are one of the world’s largest independently owned suppliers of bulk premium alcohol and light rum is also one of the types of alcohol we can supply.

We offer a variety of packaging and transportation options when it comes to ordering light rum and it all depends on the order quantity and the end destination. Of course we can advise you concerning packaging and transportation. 

We work according the regulations of the ISO 9001 Quality management system. We are an ISO 22000:2018 certified company. Sasma’s in house laboratory and quality department ensures the quality of its products like light rum and meets all requirements and certifications. We are able to supply the highest quality rum and do so consistently.

If you still have questions about light rum or are looking to buy it after reading this information. You can easily make an inquiry or send us an email at [email protected] or give us a call at  +31 79 204 0814. We are gladly here to help!

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