Story
of MEZAN

Celebrated for its golden sun, turquoise waters and gently swaying palm trees, the Caribbean is also home to one of the world’s oldest and most beloved spirits: rum.
For centuries, rum production has flourished among this myriad of islands and countries, creating a rich and nuanced palette of aromas and styles unique to each location, each distillery.

Story
of MEZAN

Meticulously selected by our Cellar Master, Mezan rums capture the depth and diversity of the Caribbean and offer a taste of its purest, most authentic flavors. Distilleries old and new, some founded centuries ago, others no longer in operation; all are subject to our Cellar Master’s discerning eye. He tirelessly travels throughout the region, seeking out its hidden treasures: untouched rums, artfully crafted from a single year’s distillation by a single distillery. Unsweetened, uncolored and only lightly filtered, these vintage rums represent the finest, truest expression of their producer and country of origin.

Story
of MEZAN

Once our Cellar Master has discovered a particularly exceptional rum, he sets it aside for maturation. Under his patient watch, the rum slowly ages in ex-bourbon oak casks until it has reached the height of its potential.
It is then immediately bottled, one cask at a time, thereby preserving its singularity and ensuring that an unforgettable sensory experience lies within every drop of Mezan.

A unique brand
four reasons to love it

A unique style: untouched

All our Mezan rums follow the same ageing and maturation rules: unsweetened, uncolored and only lightly filtered

A unique origin: The Caribbean

Home of rum and where our Cellar Master searches for and selects our Mezan rums.

A gentle care

Aged in ex-bourbon casks until it reaches the height of maturation and bottled one cask at a time.

A rare collection of vintage rums

A rare collection of Vintage Rums

All our Vintage MEZAN rums come from a Single Distillery, some founded centuries ago, others no longer in operation.
Only a few casks are still available at this time...

The Art of Tasting Rhum
The Art of Tasting Rhum

The view

With rum, in our opinion, it is best to leave sensory analysis to the nose and palate.

The Art of Tasting Rhum

The Nose

Swirl the liquid gently to release some of the more volatile aromas into the glass...

The Art of Tasting Rhum

The Taste

Take enough into your mouth to ‘chew’ on so that each area of your mouth has a chance to report back.

© Photos - Matthieu Joffres
The neat MEZAN Jamaica X.O.!
Ingredients
40 ml Mezan Jamaica X.O.
Garnish
None
Method
Pour the rum in the glass
Robertino
Ingredients
50 ml Mezan Jamaica X.O.
50 ml Dry Vermouth
10 ml Benedictine
1 dash Angostura bitter
Garnish
Twist of lemon zest
Method
Stirred and strained
Creator
This cocktail has been created by Konstantin Komarov from the Noor Bar, Tverskaya, 23, Moscow, 103050 Russia.
Black Tot
Ingredients
60 ml Mezan Jamaica X.O.
15 ml Pedro Jimenez sherry
10 ml Walnut liqueur
1 bsp (5 ml) Giffard Banane du Brésil Liqueur
Garnish
Dry banana slice
Method
Stirred and strained
Creator
This cocktail has been created by Damien Aries from the Experimental Cocktail Club LES, 191 Chrystie St, New York, NY 10002, USA
Caribbean Empire
Ingredients
45ml Mezan Jamaica X.O.
15ml Briottet Figue
2 dashes of black walnut bitters
Garnish
Orange zest
Method
Stirred and strained
Creator
This cocktail has been created by Alex Jones from the London Cocktail Club, London, United Kingdom.
Woodstock Daiquiri
Ingredients
40ml Mezan Jamaica X.O.
20ml Wood syrup smoked with Whisky
20ml Freshly squeezed lemon juice
10ml Amaro Braulio infused with coconut tea
Garnish
Dehydrated slice of lime
Method
Cobbler shaker (hard shake technique)
Creator
This cocktail has been created by Javier Alejandro Sham from the Sherry Butt, 20 Rue Beautreillis, 75004 Paris, France.
Paradise in Jamaica
Ingredients
50ml Mezan Jamaica X.O.
12.5ml briottet mandarine
25ml Freshly squeezed lime juice
1 bsp white sugar
Egg white
Garnish
Dehydrated slice of mandarine
Method
Dry Shake
Creator
This cocktail has been created by Tom Wu from the Kosmonaut, 10 Tariff Street, Manchester M1 2FF, United Kingdom.
Lu Shang Forest
Ingredients
30 ml Mezan Jamaica X.O.
90 ml Lapsang Souchong Tea- brewed for ten minutes until extra dark, then cooled
30 ml Simple syrup
15 ml Freshly squeezed Lemon Juice
Garnish
Long lemon zest cut
Method
Stirred
Creator
This cocktail has been created by Warren Bobrow, American Spirits Consultant and author of Whiskey Cocktails, Tales of the Cocktail Spirited Award Nominee 2014
El Esmoquin
Ingredients
30 ml Mezan Jamaica X.O.
30 ml Oloroso Sherry
2 dash of Absinthe
2.5 ml Tonka Bean Syrup
Garnish
Orange zest
Method
Stirred and strained
Creator
This cocktail has been created by Nico De Soto, co-owner at Mace, 649 E 9th Street, New York, NY 10009, USA
Hemingway Tree
Ingredients
40 ml Mezan Jamaica X.O.
60 ml Freshly Squeezed Grapefruit juice
15 ml Roots Mastiha Liqueur
2 dashes of Orinoco Bitter
Garnish
None
Method
Stirred and strained
Creator
This cocktails has been created by Oscar Quagliarini from the Zinc - Via Cesare Balbo 36 20136 Milano, Italy
Mabel's Jamaican Cobbler
Ingredients
40ml Mezan Jamaica X.O.
10ml Velvet Falernum
10ml Amontillado Sherry
5ml Becherovka
15ml Orange-Mint Shrub
15ml Lime Juice
Garnish
Mint Sprig, dehydrated slice of lime and orange, Jamaican flag
Method
Shaken
Creator
This cocktail has been created by Joseph Akhavan, owner of Mabel, Cocktail Den & Rum Empire - 58 Rue d'Aboukir, 75002 Paris. France
Jamaican Missionary
Ingredients
50ml Mezan Jamaica X.O.
20ml Freshly squeezed lime juice
20ml Fresh pineapple juice
5ml Passionfruit syrup
15ml Homemade cinnamon syrup
5 Mint leaves
Garnish
Mint sprig, slice of pineapple and cinnamon stick
Method
Shaken
Creator
This cocktail has been created by Konstantin Komarov from the Noor Bar, Tverskaya, 23, Moscow, 103050 Russia.

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Mezan, the untouched rum