Definition of Demerara rum
1. Noun. Dark rum from Guyana.
Lexicographical Neighbors of Demerara Rum
Literary usage of Demerara rum
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Carbohydrates and Alcohol by Samuel Rideal (1920)
"demerara rum.—In British Guiana the wash used is prepared by diluting molasses ... Thus in demerara rum there is a rapid fermentation due to yeast action, ..."
2. The Colony of British Guyana and Its Labouring Population: Containing a by H. V. P. Bronkhurst (1883)
"The Honourable Wm. Russell, MCP, speaking of the demerara rum manufactured in ... Large quantities of demerara rum are certainly consumed by the labouring ..."
3. A System of Geography, Popular and Scientific: Or A Physical, Political, and by James Bell (1832)
"Eighty gallons of rum are expected from every hogshead of sugar ; and the Demerara rum has a richness of flavour, which gives it аз high a preference in the ..."