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If you work with rum, you probably recognize it when you see it. But how exactly do we define a rum? Is there an international standard? How does it differ from other spirits? In this lesson, Ian Burrell guides you through how we classify rum.

What you'll learn in the What makes a rum a rum lesson

  • Standards around the world for what defines a rum
  • How guidelines for classifying rum differ between countries

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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