5 Spiced Rum Reviews In 5 Minutes: Kraken, Private Stock, Sailor Jerry, Oakheart, Don Q

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May. 01, 2017

Lets review five spiced rums, which will include Kraken, Oakheart, Captain Morgan Private Stock, Sailor Jerry's and Don Q Oak Barrel Spiced Rum. We'll score our spiced rums between 1 and 10 to figure out which are the best to buy.

Our rating is influenced a bit by price, a higher priced spiced rum that has an epic taste is still a worthy contestant.

Kraken Black Spiced Rum
Taste: brown sugar, fire, cherry, vanilla, nutmeg, light cinnamon, dry molasses finish
Score: 7

Bacardi Oakheart
Taste: vanilla, clove, mild oak and buttery nutmeg, pepper, creamy butterscotch finish or maple syrup like finish.
Score: 9

Captain Morgan Private Stock
Taste: Caramel, Nutmeg, Allspice, creamy vanilla, brown sugar
Score: 8

Sailor Jerry's
Taste: Alcohol, Toffee, Caramel, Citrus, Sour peppery bite finish, not too sweet, some allspice linger
Score: 5

Don Q Oak Barrel Spiced Rum
Taste: cotton candy, extra light touch of clove, woody oak, caramel, sweet nutmeg, hints of cinnamon, weighty yet smooth.
Score: 8