The Perfect Christmas Gift: Buy Them A Bottle of Rum from Belize

by Giulissa Hernandez

As the festive season approaches, the quest for the perfect Christmas gift begins. For those enchanted by the allure of Belize, there’s no better present than a carefully crafted bottle of rum from the country’s oldest and most esteemed rum maker – Travellers Liquors. Whether you’re seeking to impress an in-law, parent, or good friend, or you just want to spread the holiday cheer, Travellers has got you covered. Embark on a journey through the libations of Belize, exploring the ideal rum choices that cater to every taste. Whether for an explorer, a Belize enthusiast, or a spirits connoisseur, a bottle of rum from Belize by Travellers Liquors is the answer to all your holiday gifting dilemmas.

Ruta Maya Rum: Fit for Explorers

For the intrepid explorer on your list, there’s a new collection of rums that just entered the race. The recently launched Ruta Maya Rum collection offers a sensory voyage into the heart of Belize’s culture. Crafted by Travellers Liquors, this rum is a nod to the Maya civilization that once thrived in Belize. The collection offers four new flavors, each with its own creative twist.

Photo Credit: Ruta Maya Rum

Choose between cocolime, coffee, rum ouro, and rum blanco. Or, splurge a little and get all four! Gift a different bottle to each of your closest friends and see who comes back with news of a new-found favorite drink. Better yet, get one for yourself and see what all the hype is about. With each sip, envision yourself traversing the ancient trade routes, surrounded by the lush jungles and winding rivers that define the Ruta Maya. It’s not just a spirit; it’s a ticket to adventure.

Toast to Belizean Heritage With Belizean Rum

Image courtesy Travellers Liquors Ltd

For the Belize-lover who appreciates the country’s unique culture and flavors, try a bottle of Travellers Liquors Belizean Rum. It’s like renowned Belizean calypso musician Lord Rhaburn sang,“Travellers Rum da Belizean rum (pass di rum mek we drink it now).”

Travellers Liquors’ Belizean Rum at Caye Caulker Lobster Fest 2019. Photo by Island Bway Photography

This carefully blended concoction embodies the vibrant spirit of Belize, where diverse influences converge to create a harmonious symphony of taste. Not only are you appealing to taste buds, you’re also sparking a new fire within your spirit (one that might push you to want to collect all the different labels!) With hints of tropical fruits and warm spices, this rum is a celebration in every bottle. All in all, it is a true embodiment of the Belizean experience.

18 Year Don Omario For the Aficionados

For the spirits connoisseur looking for something a bit “wiser”, the 18-Year Don Omario is Travellers’ magnum opus. Aged to perfection for nearly two decades, this rum unveils layers of complexity and sophistication with every sip. Allow the rich, velvety notes to linger on your palate, savoring the culmination of time, craftsmanship, and the essence of Belizean terroir. Having it on the rocks is recommended for truly savoring the taste of this premium rum.

This year makes 70 years of Travellers’ bringing joy to Belizeans and visitors alike. What better way to celebrate than with a bottle of its most prized rum? After all, it’s not just a bottle of rum; it’s a masterpiece.

Photo by the Belize Tourism Board

This holiday season, go beyond the ordinary and gift your loved ones the spirit of Belize with a meticulously crafted bottle from Travellers Liquors. Each bottle is not just a beverage – it’s a journey, a celebration, and a toast to the warmth and richness of Belizean culture. Make this Christmas unforgettable with the perfect gift from Travellers Liquors. Cheers to the spirit of Belize!

Featured Photo courtesy of Ruta Maya Rum 

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