Popular Rum Brands In India

Rum is one of the most appealing drinks in India. If you too are a fan of this amazing drink and want to find out more about it, this article is just for you.

Here, in no particular order, are the most popular rum brands in India with pricing and other important details.

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1. McDowell’s

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One of the most loved rum brands in India, McDowell’s has its place among the top selling rum brands in India. The vanilla like sweetness of this rum makes it a great drink to relish.

McDowell’s Price in India: ₹ 600 for 750ml (approx.)

ABV: 42.8%

2. Old Monk

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Old Monk is one of my favourite rum brands. It is the highest selling brand in India and is quite popular abroad too. Produced by Mohan Meakin, this dark rum brand has won the hearts of rum lovers all over the country. In fact, you will hardly meet a rum lover who hasn’t tasted this rum at least once.

Old Monk Price in India: ₹ 550 for 750ml (approx.)

ABV: 42.8%

3. Bacardi


Bacardi rum

Bacardi rum is known all over the world for its amazing taste and colour. It is available in many different varieties, mostly fruit flavoured. This is an ideal drink for cocktail recipes. You definitely need to try this out if you are a fan of cocktail drinks.

Bacardi Price in India: ₹ 600 for 750ml (approx.)


best rum glasses in India

4. Malibu

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Malibu is a coconut flavoured rum manufactured by Pernod Ricard. It comes in various fruity flavours such as pineapple, island melon, mango, banana and passion fruit.

Malibu Rum Price in India: ₹ 1650 For 750ml (approx.)

ABV: 21%

5. Havana Club


Havana Club is another best-selling rum brand in India. It is recognized as the fifth largest rum brand in the world. It has its presence in India since 2008 with an exceptional growth in sales year after year. In India, you can find this brand in five variants which are Havana Club Añejo Blanco, Havana Club Añejo 3 Años, Havana Club Añejo Especial and Havana Club Añejo Reserva and Havana Club Añejo 7 Años.

Havana Club Price in India: ₹800 For 750ml (approx.)

ABV: 40%

6. Hercules

hercules-deluxe rum

Hercules is one of the fastest growing rum brands in India. It has a special place in the defence segment of the country, probably because of its strong punch and exquisite taste. You can enjoy this rum with any kind of aerated drink or simply with ice.

Hercules Price in India: ₹ 527 for 1000ml (approx.)

ABV: 42.8%

7. Captain Morgan

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When your talk about international rum brands in India, you just can’t miss Captain Morgan. It is a extremely popular rum brand in the country. There are mostly two variants of this rum in India – Captain Morgan Original Spiced Rum and Captain Morgan Black Jamaica Rum.

Captain Morgan Price in India: ₹ 700 for 750ml (approx.)

ABV: 42.8%

These were some of the most popular rum brands in India.

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