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HOW TO DRINK RUM

By on 14th August 2019

How to drink rum? Aside from the obvious answer – “from a glass” (or a coconut a times for us locals), here are a few handy tips on how best to drink rum. 

KEEP IT SIMPLE

Despite what some may think, sometimes less is more. Keep things simple by adding some…


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OUR PICKS: TOP BEACHES IN SEYCHELLES

By on 22nd July 2019

When you think of Seychelles you think of Takamaka Rum, of course, but also powder white sandy beaches. Seychelles has some of the best and even award winning beaches in the world offering ideal spots for swimming, snorkelling, diving and boat chartering. Whether you’re the adventurous type or prefer…


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REDUCE, REUSE, RECYCLE

By on 19th June 2019

Let’s face it, times have changed. With so much emphasis on the distressing state of the planet and levels of pollutions that we have sadly created, everyone by now should be looking at ways to reduce unnecessary waste and single-use plastics, and instead find ways to reuse and recycle.

As…


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TAKAMAKA, THE NAME

By on 21st May 2019

The name of our rum is almost as alluring as our rum itself. Have you ever wondered why the name “Takamaka” and what it means?

A rum that is produced in Seychelles, by Seychellois, using only the finest ingredients from the Seychelles demanded an authentic Seychelles name!

We had to choose…


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THE CREOLE CRAFT SERIES

By on 4th May 2019

The Seychelles islands, on the other side of the rum world, is the paradise where Takamaka Rum distills, ages and bottles its selection of rums. 

We are excited to branch out and work on our new Creole Craft Series of limited edition aged Rums. Recently we released our first ever Creole…


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THE CRAFT WITH MASTER DISTILLER DAVID BOULLE

By on 10th March 2019

Deep in the Trois Frères Distillery, Takamaka Rum is blended, spiced and aged in a uniquely Seychelles way by the d’Offay family and the Takamaka Team.

We sit down with master distiller David Boulle to get his take on the distilling process and why he thinks that Takamaka Rum is…


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IT’S RUM-TASTIC!

By on 15th January 2019

We obviously think that Rum is the best, but incase you need a little more convincing here are 8 reasons why Rum is truly fantastic, or as we like to say Rum-tastic! So grab a mojito and enjoy these fun facts about rum.

#1 Rum is simply the best

The origin…


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TAKAMAKA CHRISTMAS RUM BALLS

By on 20th December 2018

Let’s eat, drink and be merry! These sweet rum balls are a wonderful treat to be enjoyed on their own or paired with a warm rum drink after dinner. The caramel undertones found in our Takamaka Extra Dark Rum add a sweet caramel and butterscotch note to these dainty…


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THE TAKAMAKA BOOZY HOT CHOCOLATE

By on 11th December 2018

Who doesn’t love hot chocolate? In our opinion it’s one of the best drinks all year round, in hot or cold weather, and especially around the Holiday time. We give you Christmas in a mug – an easy and deliciously indulgent drinking dessert spiked with divine caramel undertones from…


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WELCOME TO LA PLAINE ST ANDRÉ

By on 22nd November 2018

Welcome to La Plaine. St André, home of Takamaka Rum. Here we share with you a little of the history behind this beautiful plantation house and its grounds.

The house also known as La Grande Maison has been lovingly restored and refurbished and turned into a restaurant and bar, serving…