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Rum has an incredibly interesting history, spanning over centuries and continents. In this lesson, you’ll take the journey from fermented sugar in Ancient Rome all the way to the distilled, flavorful spirit we know as ‘rum’ today. Join Ian Burrell to learn fun facts about where rum comes from.

What you'll learn in the Fun facts about the history of rum lesson

  • A short history of rum 
  • How and where rum was invented
  • How rum got its name 

Who the Rum fundamentals course is for

This online course is aimed at bar staff looking to expand their knowledge about rum and its uses. 


Ian Burrell
Ian Burrell is the worlds only recognized Global Ambassador for the rum category.
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