The New Yarmouth distillery, deeply rooted in Jamaica’s history since the 18th century, is a significant player in the rum industry. It proudly stands as the birthplace of the among others Wray & Nephew rum, renowned as the best-selling brand in Jamaica.
In 1825, John Wray’s establishment of the Shakespeare Tavern in Kingston marked the beginning of a legacy. The tavern gained popularity for its expertly crafted rum blends and delightful cocktails. Fast forward to 1862, when John Wray partnered with his talented nephew, Charles James Ward, and together they established J. Wray & Nephew. Fueled by their unwavering dedication to exceptional quality, they swiftly rose to prominence, earning multiple gold medals at international exhibitions.
As the years passed, J. Wray & Nephew expanded its rum production by acquiring additional estates, including the New Yarmouth facility. This distillery remains a vital part of the company’s operations, producing renowned brands such as the revered Wray & Nephew. Within their portfolio, you’ll also find limited independent bottlings, including the highly sought-after New Yarmouth Rum and the distinguished New Yarmouth 1994 expression. These exceptional offerings embody the craftsmanship and heritage of the distillery.
Despite their understated approach to advertising, the New Yarmouth distillery welcomes enthusiasts to experience their remarkable rum firsthand and appreciate the pure quality that defines the spirit of New Yarmouth. It’s an invitation to indulge in the rich history, and character that make their offerings truly exceptional.
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New Yarmouth 1994/2022 27YO 57.1% cask#2211 Lime House€ 380,00 Add to basket
New Yarmouth 1994/2022 27YO 67,1% “Rogers” The Golden Age of Piracy by Distilia World’s Best Pot Still€ 400,00 Read more
The Golden Age of Piracy by Distilia set Long Pond, Uitvlugt, New Yarmouth€ 2 000,00 Read more
Romdeluxe Wild Series Rum collection of 11 bottles€ 5 500,00 Read more