Brands The Best Top Shelf Rum Brands  

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If you’re a liquor enthusiast, here are a few bottles to add to your collection! If you’ve ever asked the question, “What are the best top shelf rum brands?” you’ve definitely come to the right place! This list includes only the top of the line, more expensive brands of rum for the sophisticated pallet, including: Bacardi, Rhum Barbancourt, House of Angostura, Brugal, Havana Club, Four Square, Montecristo and Neisson. Top Shelf liquor includes only the best ones available; the term “top shelf” was derived from the fact that grocery and liquor stores only put these more expensive, higher-quality liquors on the top of the shelf in order to prevent people from stealing them. Middle and bottom-line products are usually not placed on the top. Because of its supreme quality, rum that falls in this category typically costs a lot more than traditional liquors; it’s usually not intended for every day drinking. Most of the time people only pull bottles like these out for special occasions.Just remember that you truly get what you pay for! Alcohol in this category usually doesn’t have that “bite” that most others have; the ingredients are higher-quality, and the aging process can be different as well.
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Carúpano Legendario is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Top Shelf Rum Brands
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Santa Theresa is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Top Shelf Rum Brands

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Cacique 500 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Top Shelf Rum Brands
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Diplomatico is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Top Shelf Rum Brands

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Pampero Selección 1938 is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Top Shelf Rum Brands
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Appleton is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Top Shelf Rum Brands

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Mount Gay is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Top Shelf Rum Brands

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Flor De Cana Gran is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Top Shelf Rum Brands

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Zacapa Centenario XO is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Top Shelf Rum Brands
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Brugal is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Top Shelf Rum Brands

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Bacardi is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Top Shelf Rum Brands

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110 77
Havana Club is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Top Shelf Rum Brands

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70 38
Roble Extra Añejo is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Top Shelf Rum Brands
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Kraken is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Top Shelf Rum Brands

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Captain Morgan is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Top Shelf Rum Brands

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75 55
Barcelo is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Top Shelf Rum Brands

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Ron Centenario is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Top Shelf Rum Brands

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Matusalem is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Top Shelf Rum Brands

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Cruzan is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Top Shelf Rum Brands

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Zaya Gran is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Top Shelf Rum Brands

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El Dorado is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Top Shelf Rum Brands

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42 48
Ron Abuelo is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Top Shelf Rum Brands

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55 68
Gosling’s is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Top Shelf Rum Brands

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Rhum Barbancourt is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Top Shelf Rum Brands

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House of Angostura is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Top Shelf Rum Brands