THE RICHLAND JOURNAL NOVEMBER NEWSLETTER

Each of our five rum expressions are fantastic spirits with unique and agile flavor profiles that make them delicious year round, but there is something about the Autumn season that brings these expressions alive even more. The dry and cool air seems to.

CASK PEDIGREE TRACER REVIEW FROM: "JH" BARREL: "023"

I just received my bottle of rum and I have to say it is the best sipping rum I have tried. I love the complex flavors it brings, a nice taste of caramel and oak. This rum is extra smooth and great for special occasions (like Friday). It is a hit with me.a

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How Home Distilling Led To “The Oldest Distillery In Georgia”

More than two decades ago, Erik started tinkering with some old distilling equipment on our farm at Richland Estate trying to make rum in the same way that his grandfather had taught him while growing up in Holland. Erik’s grandfather encompassed a vast knowledge of rums that he was always willing to share, and that [...]

Richland Rum Earns Silver Medal

After an understandable hiatus of international spirits tasting competitions in 2020, the first half of 2021 has seen a number of prestigious councils reopen their panels for entry and judging. Of those, the “Tokyo Whisky & Spirits Competition” (TWSC) is one of the most highly acclaimed, as it is the only competition that judges international [...]

Before There Is Richland Rum®, There Is Richland Almost Rum®

Before there is Richland Rum®, there is Richland Almost Rum®. Richland Almost Rum is the 100% Pure Sugarcane Syrup that we use to make Richland Rum by introducing it to a proprietary yeast to ferment, then eventually distill, barrel age, and bottle. However we do not use all of that delicious sugarcane syrupy goodness for [...]

Richland Distilling Co. Receives 2020 “GLOBE” Award

Our rum making is an art form, one that is meant to be shared as far and wide as planetary limits allow. Over the past few years, Richland Rum has gained a presence in dozens of countries around the world. In 2020 that reach expanded once again, as recognized by our reception of the 2020 [...]

The One Who Does It All Here In Richland

A walk though our distillery in Richland is sure to evoke certain memorable sensations- the sweet, herbal aroma of our sugarcane syrup fermenting, the vibrant image of our copper pot stills, a brush of the hand along one of our 1000+ barrels peacefully resting on their iron racks…and the unmistakable chatter and laughter of our [...]

Harvest Season

This is our favorite time of year on the farm at Richland Estate and for good reason. The Autumn air is cool and pleasant (which the wild mustangs love), the colors are magnificent, and the sugarcane is hearty and ready for harvest. Although the exact dates fluctuate from year to year, we typically begin harvesting [...]

Inaugural Cocktail Contest Winners Announced

Cocktails Inspired by the Seasons- From Fall in South Georgia to Spring in South Africa When we launched our inaugural Richland Rum Cocktail Contest back in August we had no idea what to expect from the entries, nor did we have any real criteria for judging. Just as we let our rum decide when it [...]

More Than Savory, More Than Sweet

“Confection Perfection”. That’s the motto of SouthernVet Sweets owner Jason Autry, whose confectionary creations have quickly become all the craze here in Georgia and beyond. As a Georgia native, Jason’s love for his home state shows up in much of what he does, and it was that Georgian pride that drew him to Richland Rum. [...]

A Day In The RRum Life

In the land of the new normal, the days are often filled with a template of video calls, emails, odd hobbies, house projects and other general monotonies. Yesterday, I myself was stricken by a particularly bothersome bit of boredom and decided that the only cure would be a steady dose of rum, Richland Rum. Luckily, [...]

Richland Rum Announces RR20

To celebrate Richland Rum’s 20th Anniversary, Richland Distilling Company, LLC – which has produced Single Estate Old South Georgia Rum since 1999 – has used the entirety of 2019 to select the five best and most distinguished barrels of its large, aging Rum inventory. In January of 2020, the selected barrels were bottled. Consensus between [...]