Bacardi is a best-seller in the sphere of rum. The brand has a rich history: it was there from 1862, when it appeared in Cuba, the Motherland of rum. Now it is produced and bottled in various countries around the world. Light rum is a universal kind of alcohol. You can drink the rum itself if you would like something strong. Also, it can make a perfect match with coconut juice, apple or orange juice, grenadine, lemon juice, various spices and fruit. Don't forget that there are numerous names and types of rum, such as light, blanca, silver, white, dark or black rum. It is a distilled alcoholic drink made from sugarcane by-products such as molasses, or just from sugarcane juice, by a process of fermentation and distillation Light rum is usually aged in plain oak casks for the sake of a softer taste and then filtered until transparent. It has a very subtle aroma which makes it perfect as an alcoholic base for drinks. It is strong - usually the pirates' favourite drink is around 37 to 40 % alcoholic. Bacardi cocktail is medium strong and is known for its sourish taste.