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The Essence of Mt Elgon: The Heart of Our Coffee Rum

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The Essence of Mt Elgon: The Heart of Our Coffee Rum
ugisu people who nurture the coffee trees

At Innocent Spirits, we believe that exceptional spirits start with extraordinary ingredients. That’s why we’re proud to introduce you to the soul of our Coffee Rum: the finest single-origin African coffee sourced from the slopes of Mt Elgon in Uganda. Named after the Bugisu people who nurture the coffee trees with care, this exceptional brew embodies the essence of its origin in every sip.

A Taste of Tradition: The Bugisu Coffee Experience

Nestled amidst the majestic slopes of Mt Elgon, the Bugisu coffee beans thrive in the rich volcanic soil, bathed in the African sun and nourished by the gentle rains. It’s here that our journey begins, as we hand-select only the ripest cherries, harvested with precision by the Bugisu people. Their centuries-old traditions and meticulous craftsmanship ensure that each bean is imbued with the essence of the land.

Unveiling the Flavour Profile: A Symphony of Tastes

The result of this meticulous process? A dark, velvety brew with rich notes of dark chocolate, underscored by soft hints of stone fruit and brown sugar. When combined with our spirits, the coffee transforms, revealing a subtle toasted marshmallow flavour that dances on the palate. With its full-bodied sweetness and medium acidity, Bugisu coffee offers a sensory experience like no other.

The Perfect Partner: Pairing Bugisu Coffee with Our Award-Winning Rum

Now, imagine infusing this exquisite coffee with our award-winning rum, crafted with the same dedication and passion that defines our brand. The marriage of Bugisu coffee and our rum creates a symphony of flavours that elevates the drinking experience to new heights. The rich, complex notes of the coffee complement the smooth, velvety texture of the rum, resulting in a harmonious blend that tantalizes the senses.

Savour the Moment: Indulge in Pure Bliss

Whether enjoyed neat, over ice or as the star ingredient in a tantalizing cocktail, our Coffee Rum promises to transport you on a journey of indulgence and delight. With every sip, you’ll taste the essence of Mt Elgon, the passion of the Bugisu people, and the craftsmanship of Innocent Spirits. So, raise your glass and savour the moment. Here’s to the perfect partnership of Bugisu coffee and award-winning rum. Cheers!

Ready to Explore the World of Flavors? Book Your Tasting!

Indulge in an exclusive tasting experience at Innocent Spirits Distillery, where the finest craft rums and gins come to life. Immerse yourself in the captivating journey of each sip, guided by our experts who unveil the intricate details behind every creation. Discover the stories, techniques, and passion that shape our award-winning spirits. Whether you’re a seasoned aficionado or a curious explorer, our tastings promise to enchant your senses and create memories to cherish. Embark on this sensory adventure by booking your tasting now and savour the essence of true craftsmanship.

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