Here, he pioneered a new way of making rum that would change the way rum was made forever. It’s truly a timeless classic. This yeast gives Bacardi rum its flavour profile. From a selection of lighter rums that continue to inspire classic refreshing cocktails like the Mojito and the Daiquiri, to dark and complex true aged rums and rare private reserves, we have a rum for your favorite cocktail or neat sipping experience. Welcome to the world’s largest premium rum distillery. By blending these two distillates together, Don Facundo was able to achieve the perfect balance of flavors and create a rum the world had never seen before. Transport yourself to the crystalline seas, salty breezes and sun-soaked shores of the Caribbean. RUM PUNCH A favorite aperitif in the Caribbean, an ice cool rum punch is perfect for any party. He set out to create a locally produced spirit that was as sophisticated as the finest cognacs. Whatever your occasion, discover the rum that makes your moment. From cocktails to sipping, from dancing to cheering, there’s BACARDÍ® rum for every occasion. With so much more of our family of brands yet to uncover and experience, where will your journey take you next? THE INGREDIENTS 25 ml BACARDÍ Carta Oro Rum 50 ml cola (bottled) 2 lime wedges Glasses. On February 4, 1862, Don Facundo Bacardí Massó purchased the first BACARDÍ rum distillery on El Matadero Street, in the town of Santiago de Cuba, for 3,500 pesos. A sparkling combination of rum and sparkling wine, the Old Cuban is on its way to becoming a modern classic. Company founder Don Facundo Bacardí Massó bought his first rum distillery in Cuba for 3,500 pesos. We are committed to being Good Spirited and always doing the right thing. Whether it’s tall and fruity or short and sour, we’ve got a drink for everyone. They did not abandon Castro so much as they were abandoned by him. New York City bartender Audrey Saunders is a legendary mixologist. 1 part club soda. Daiquiri. Explore our enchanting Mediterranean home in Sitges, near Barcelona, where our founder, Don Facundo Bacardí Massó, was born. Squeezers. Mojito. Play. Given the current restrictions on social gatherings, our festivals, music events and club nights are currently on hold. The Bacardí family created the world’s most awarded rum in 1862. Don Facundo realized that early rums were crude and harsh and not fit for the cultivated palettes of Cuba’s emerging middle classes. How to Make a BACARDÍ Cuatro Cuba Libre from Bacardi on Vimeo. +2 ingredient s. LEVEL Intermediate ... Daiquiri. Join us at our waterfront home to enjoy a cocktail and take in the beautiful views where the world’s most awarded rum is crafted. Explore our rich heritage and discover more about Bacardi. So savor the flavors of the season with a BACARDÍ summer cocktail to celebrate good times. BY VOL. On February 4, 1862, Don Facundo Bacardí Massó purchased the first BACARDÍ rum distillery on El Matadero Street, in the town of Santiago de Cuba, for 3,500 pesos. 2 parts BACARDÍ Superior rum. Rum is made using only three ingredients: molasses from sugarcane, yeast and water. Facundo began attempting to "tame" rum by isolating a proprietary strain of yeast harvested from local sugar cane still used in Bacardi production today. Share your mojito masterpiece with our hashtag for a chance to be featured. In order to create a light and well-balanced rum, Don Facundo distilled two separate spirits. Did you know, the first ever mojito called for BACARDÍ Superior white rum? He began with the highest quality ingredients including a unique strain of yeast which he found growing in the sugarcane fields outside Santiago de Cuba. In 1862 Don Facundo Bacardi Masso set up a rum distillery in the city of Santiago de Cuba, in the east of the island. Discover our origins story, rum-making process and the world of cocktail mixology. BACARDÍ Añejo Cuatro rum and cola transforms this classic combination into a complex, but still refreshing libation with a bright and zesty finish from the squeezed fresh lime. Join our fun interactive class and learn how to create the perfect Mojito and Pina Colada, with bartender tricks. Sitges, Plaça de L´Ajuntament 11, Sitges, 08860 – Barcelona, Spain. Anti Slavery and Human Trafficking Statement. You can also experiment with gold and flavored rums for a unique twist. From a family dream in 1800’s Cuba, to celebrating the moments that matter today to our global community, this is the Bacardi story – over 150 years of bringing people together. BACARDI U.S.A., INC. CORAL GABLES, FL. Facundo Bacardí Massó, a Spanish wine merchant, was born in Sitges, Catalonia, Spain, in 1814, and emigrated to Santiago, Cuba in 1830. The first distillate was known as ‘aguardiente’, a characterful rum with a distinct flavor and aroma that provides the backbone for BACARDÍ; the second he distilled several times to produce a lighter and more delicate spirit called ‘redestilado’. Discover the history of BACARDÍ through a guided tour, become a rum maestro in a rum tasting tour or master the Mojito at an interactive mixology class. A perfect drink to enjoy with friends. Cocktail kits. At the time, rum was cheaply made and not considered a refined drink, and rarely sold in upmarket taverns or purchased by the growing emerging middle class on the island. More than 6 million Original BACARDÍ Cuba Libre cocktails are enjoyed every day around the world. RUM – 40% ALC. BACARDÍ & Cola. In 1862, after 10 years of perfecting his rums, Don Facundo Bacardí Massó introduced the world to his BACARDÍ Superior rum. By entering this site you agree to our cookie policy, terms and conditions and privacy policy. Discover the outstanding breadth and depth of our family of brands and labels. Carretera 165 KM 6.2, Cataño, Puerto Rico. Visit the World’s largest premium rum distillery. Discover everything you need to create standout BACARDÍ cocktails. Our motherland, in your cup. Don Facundo realized that early rums were crude and harsh and not fit for the cultivated palettes of Cuba’s emerging middle classes. White rum is usually a light-bodied variant with a soft, sweet taste. BACARDÍ & Cola. 4 lime wedges. BACARDI, the bat device and all other marks appearing on the Bacardi Group products shown and/or quoted in this website are trademarks and/or registered trademarks of Bacardi & Company Limited or of other subsidiaries of Bacardi Limited. It’s often used in light refreshing cocktails, especially favorites, like the Mojito and Daiquiri. By pioneering charcoal filtration and purposeful ageing in rum, he created tools that our Maestros de Ron BACARDÍ (Master Blenders) continue to use today to create a range of perfectly balanced rums; each with its own interpretation of the BACARDÍ flavor profile. LEVEL Easy Flavor Sweet PREP 2 MINS. We use analytics cookies to enhance your browsing experience and improve our website. Seven generations of Don Facundo’s family have sustained his innovative spirit to produce BACARDÍ, the most awarded rum in the world. Simply add a splash of BACARDÍ Coconut flavored rum to enjoy this tropical twist on the classic BACARDÍ Mojito.