“Planter’s Punch Brand”
Fred L. Myers & Son
1970’s, 750ml, 40% ABVItalian Export
A gift set from the Italian market featuring a glass Myers’s shaker and recipe booklet. A Seagram export this bottle pre-dates Diageo’s acquisition of the brand. While not at its original 97 proof it certainly contains older rums which have been excluded from current blends.
Myers’s has been in production since 1879. It is a blend of up to 9 continuous and pot stilled Jamaican rums. It is aged for up to 4 years in small oak barrels. The rum is produced by National Rums of Jamaica Ltd (Long Pond/Monymusk Distilleries) and is bottled by Myers Rum Company in Nassau, Bahamas.