1. Old Monk
Old Monk is the most popular rum in India and has a loyal fan base. This rum has a vanilla flavor that doesn’t overpower its original woody taste. The color of the drink is dark brown and is blended and aged for a minimum of 7 years. The rum is produced in Ghaziabad and without any advertising. It has six variants: Old Monk Supreme Rum, Old Monk Gold Reserve Rum, Old Monk XXX Rum, Old Monk Deluxe XXX Rum, Old Monk White Rum, and Old Monk Legend-Limited Edition Rum. The alcohol content in it is 40%.
Malibu is owned by a French brand name called Pernod Ricard. Malibu rum is flavored in many distinct variants, including bananas, pineapple, passion fruits, melons, and mango. It is one of the best affordable rums and gives delight and satisfaction like none. There is a mingle with mint, known as Malibu Fresh, tequila known as Malibu Red and a double strength version known as Malibu Black. It has 21% alcohol content.
Bacardi rum has several incredible flavors like lemon, orange, green apple, raspberry, and dragon berry. And, has more than 200 brands and labels. It is a sweet and fruity rum with some notes of vanilla and is quite affordable. The alcohol content in it is 42.8%.
4. Captain Morgan
Captain Morgan is named after the 17th-century Welsh privateer of the Caribbean, Sir Henry Morgan. This drink is a spiced rum and is distilled by using pure sugarcane & aged in special oak barrels for at least one year. The flavors available in India are Captain Morgan Original Spiced Rum and Captain Morgan Black Jamaica Rum. The alcohol content in it is 42.8%. It is a budget-friendly and delicious drink to go for.
5. Havana Club
Havana Club is the fifth-biggest rum brand in the world, and its products are sold across 120 countries. The alcohol content in this drink is 40% and is priced at 750ml – INR 800/-| 180ml – INR 200/-. Its different variants are Havana Club Añejo Blanco, Havana Club Añejo 3 Años, Havana Club Añejo Especial, Havana Club Añejo Reserva and Havana Club Añejo 7 Años. It has a different flavor of vanilla and chocolate in all of its rums.