013 What is Rhum Agricole?


Rum or Rhum? Most people are familiar with rum, with names like Bacardi, Red Heart and Captain Morgan. Some rums though, are labeled as “rhum,” so what is the difference?

Rhum agricole is the French term for cane juice rum, a style of rum originally distilled in the French Caribbean islands from freshly squeezed sugar cane juice rather than molasses.