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Goslings Black Seal Rum 70cl. ABV 40% Alcohol-Premium Dark Rum from Bermuda.

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A former federal employee turned hotelier and spirits journalist, he looks forward to his next midlife crisis. Goslings’ trademarked cocktail, a delicious mix of Black Seal Rum and Goslings Stormy Ginger Beer, appears like a storm cloud in a glass and evokes the mystique of Bermuda.

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Perfect Serve – Goslings Black Seal Rum is the trademarked choice to make a Dark ‘n Stormy, the National Drink of Bermuda: just mix with ginger beer and lime! Once the alcohol has a chance to subside, there’s cinnamon, torched sugar, and some clove in the aroma that eventually melds into an almost smoky, wood-driven note that’s not quite barrel char. These bottles were stopped with black sealing wax, which is where the brand eventually obtained its name —“Black Seal Rum.

It might not be something that I’ll show off on my liquor shelf but it absolutely deserves a place in easy reach of the mixers. He worked as a bartender instructor for many years, teaching people how to make cocktails like a pro. The rum became popular, and soon the company began scrounging previously used champagne bottles from the local officer’s mess to fill and sell their spirits. This cocktail is best enjoyed with friends and family, preferably with your feet in the water, whether it's at the beach or by the pool.The only unfortunate note here is that there seems to be a touch of dark chocolate that has appeared near the finish, and it adds some unnecessary bitterness to the spirit which lingers for a while after the spirit is gone. Made with two different types of rum, brandy, refreshing fruit juices, grenadine, and angostura bitters, this cocktail is perfectly balanced and dangerously delicious.

After ninety-one desperate days on becalmed seas their charter ran out, and they put in at the nearest port, St. The caramel notes of the rum are beautifully balanced with the ginger beer, making it a refreshing and addictive drink.

The jammy, fruity sweetness is the first thing that comes through, followed by a good bit of baking spices, then some caramel and vanilla. The black rum is poured gently over the ginger beer to create a layered effect that resembles dark clouds looming over the sea. The Bermuda Rum Swizzle Cocktail is a delicious and boozy rum punch that is sure to be a hit at any party.

Perfect Serve – Goslings Black Seal Rum is the trademarked choice to make a Dark 'n Stormy, the National Drink of Bermuda: just mix with ginger beer and lime! Goslings Black Seal Rum follows a top-secret family recipe, tried, tested and loved since the 19th century.

Founded in 1806, Bermuda's Gosling Brothers named this rum for the black wax topper once used to seal each bottle. If you provide your Aeroplan member number we also will use LCBO purchases made using this number to customize the communications and offers you receive. These days, the bottle is much more standard issue: straight walls on a round body, a smooth taper at the shoulder, and a short-ish length neck. We may not reveal the ingredients, but we can tell you that the results are rich, deep and smooth, showcasing perfectly balanced notes of vanilla, caramel and butterscotch on a sharp herbal aroma. From simple two-ingredient drinks to complex concoctions that will impress even the most discerning cocktail connoisseur, these recipes are sure to become staples in your cocktail repertoire.

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