Callwood Distillery, Road Town

3.7
#25 of 94 in Things to do in Tortola
Brewery · Hidden Gem · Food & Drink
See how rum is produced in a traditional, sustainable, and natural way at Callwood Distillery, housed within a 400-year-old stone building peeking through sugarcane bushes. Enter the dusty, dim distillery to see old bottles hanging from the walls and examine oak barrels responsible for the rum's distinct flavor and color. Taste or buy some sugarcane rum, or ask the owner to show you how this liquor is boiled and fermented in outdoor stills. Using our international travel planner, Road Town attractions like Callwood Distillery can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • It was the last day they were open for the season, and we were the only two customers there, but it was pretty awesome. If you like history and/or rum this is a gem. Heck even if you hate both of...  more »
  • We were on a cruise and took a bus to the beach. The distillery a local church and small outdoor market were just up the road a short walk. We ended up not spending time at the beach. By far the...  more »
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  • Rum samples, cold sodas, more rum samples. Nice sugar cane rum. The 10 year rum was smooth and flavorful. One white rum was rather rough while the second one served was much easier on the palate. The bus/taxi tours often stop for about 15-20 minutes. While the rum is tasty the $12 pint size price seemed a bit steep.
  • This place is awesome. History in rum (and plenty to drink too). Really cheap tastings and small bottles of rum. It's a fun place to walk into and explore for 5-10 minutes before sampling the various rums. It's also right next to a beach so that's cool too.

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