Which kind of rum is produced in the Canary Islands?

Typical of the archipelago is the Canary Islands honey rum, which even has a specific geographical designation: Ronmiel de Canarias. It is made from molasses or eau-de-vie, with a quantity of honey that reaches 2% of its total volume.

Can you get honey rum in Lanzarote?

For many honey rum, known locally as Ron Miel, is the taste of Lanzarote. It’s an after drink liqueur and is often served as a freebie in small glasses (Chupitos) at the end of a meal.

What is honey rum?

Honey rum is an alcoholic beverage made from cane sugar that is flavored or mixed with honey. Commercial honey rum production is most common in the Canary Islands, where rum is believed to have originated. Rum is typically a very sweet drink to start with, but the addition of honey makes it smoother.

Which rum is best for honey?

Cayo Grande Ron Miel Honey Rum Liqueur is a popular Spanish choice. Sweetened by the honey, this rum is best enjoyed sipping on the rocks, as if you were in Spain….Product Details.

Size 700ml
Liqueur Type RUM LIQUEUR
Limited Edition No
Flavour Honey
Organic No

How do you drink honey rum?


  1. Put the rum and honey together in a short rocks glass and stir with a teaspoon or cocktail stirrer until the honey has dissolved.
  2. Add 2 large ice cubes and stir gently until they begin to melt and slightly dilute the drink.

Does honey rum go off?

It will have the same shelf-life as a liqueur, which means ‘very long’. Unopened, it would last for years, opened, more than I year would be my estimate. 1 of 1 found this helpful.

How do you drink Ron Miel?

Ron Miel Sling Combine liquids in cocktail shaker with ice. Shake to blend. Strain into highball or sling glass over fresh ice. Top with ginger ale.

How long does honey rum last?

Is rum and honey good for a sore throat?

Experts say yes — sort of. The folklore goes that a hot toddy – the alcoholic drink composed of hot water, lemon juice, honey and whiskey or rum or brandy – can soothe your sore throat or clear your winter cold-induced congestion.

What is top shelf rum?

The best rum brands of 2021 Ron Zacapa – Best overall rum. Mount Gay – Best value rum. Facundo – Best premium rum. Flor de Caña – Best budget rum. Don Papa – Best sipping rum.