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The Fifty Best Holds an Aged Rum Tasting

New York, NY, (March 9, 2020) – The Fifty Best has once again shined its spotlight on Aged Rum by hosting a tasting where contenders were evaluated for the distinguished “Best Aged Rum” awards for 2020.

The Fifty Best is very pleased to announce that Sam Smith’s Boatyard Aged Rum was awarded a Gold medal.

Using professional criteria, the pre-qualified panel of judges blind-tasted the rums and rated them individually on a 1-5 point scoring system with 5 being the highest. After tallying the scores, medals were awarded based on the judges’ impressions.

The complete results, along with tasting notes, can be viewed here: is a digital guide to wines & spirits, featuring rated listings resulting from proprietary blind tastings as judged by wine/spirits journalists, spirits professionals, wine/spirit retailers, mixologists, spirits consultants and connoisseurs.  The Fifty Best achieves the highest standards of spirits evaluations by adhering to strict tasting rules and rigorous methodology.