Chef Distilled (Key West First Legal Rum Distillery)

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Chef Distilled (Key West First Legal Rum Distillery)

Chef Distilled has been making rum in Key West, Florida since 2013. These are the rums they’re currently producing:

  • Key West First Legal Rum, an evaporated Demerara sugar-based rum that goes through six distillations in a pot still. It comes out at 147 proof and is diluted to 80 proof with spring water before it’s bottled.

  • Aged Key West Raw and Unfiltered Rum, a version of their First Legal Rum that’s aged five months in charred oak barrels that are salt cured in sea water from nearby Simonton Beach. Bottled at 80 proof.

  • Key West Local Rum, a version of their First Legal Rum bottled specifically for local bars in the Key West area. It’s distilled at a higher temperature and bottled at 80 proof.

  • 105 Simonton Rum, a version of the Aged Raw and Unfiltered Rum that’s aged an additional 105 days and bottled at 105 proof.

  • Bad Bitch Rum Spanish Marie, a version of their First Legal Rum that’s aged 12-17 months in seven-year-old red wine barrels and bottled at 80 proof.

  • Key West Duval Street Spiced Rum, a version of their First Legal Rum that’s infused with cardamom, cloves, vanilla beans, allspice, three citrus spices, and basil. Bottled at 80 proof.

  • Key West Devil’s Rum, a version of their First Legal Rum that’s infused with cinnamon leaf oil and orange zest. Bottled at 70.4 proof.

  • Chef’s Vanilla Brûlée Dark Rum, a version of their First Legal Rum infused with vanilla beans that are sliced down the middle and rolled in pure Florida sugar cane. Bottled at 80 proof.

  • Chef’s Key Lime Rum, a version of their First Legal Rum that’s infused with fresh juice and rinds from local limes and bottled at 80 proof.

  • Chef’s Mojito Mint Rum, a version of their First Legal Rum that’s naturally flavored with mint and bottled at 80 proof.

  • Chef’s Glazed Pineapple Rum, a version of their First Legal Rum that’s naturally flavored with pineapple and bottled at 80 proof.

  • Chef’s Green Coconut Rum, a version of their First Legal Rum that’s naturally flavored with young coconut and bottled at 80 proof.

Check out their website for more information about the distillery.