Kraken Black Spiced Rum 70cl 40°
Kraken Spiced Rum is a spiced dark rum in a bottle of unique design, evocative of old Victorians decanters brought onboard ships. Its mythic name Kraken evokes the legendary sea monster that used to terrify sailors. This giant octopus use to break ships and drag them to the bottom of the ocean.
This spirit is a blend of Trinidad and Tobago rums, aged 12 to 24 months and sprinkled with eleven different spices for epic sweetness and vanilla flavour. Generous and appealing, the tasting reveals vanilla and clove flavours lifted with cinnamon, caramel, ginger and coffee.
Since its inception in 2010, Kraken Black Spiced Rum has become an international phenomenon. Almost 3 million bottles have been sold in 2012, making it the fourth brand on the North-American market.
Kraken is a spiced rum brand, refering to the famous Kraken, a sea monster.
It is told that this rum was imported from the Carabbeans with spices, it is strong, black and smooth.
They say that a ship was transporting one of the biggest cargos of black spiced rum, imported from the Carabbeans, but never made it to destination, for mysterious reasons. It is told that the ship was attacked by the Kraken, who sunk the ship into the deep seas.
The cargos with rum flotted among the sinking ship, this rum was then called Kraken, refering to this tragic story.