Thanks to the semi-tropical climate suitable for the cultivation of sugar cane and therefore of rum production, Helios Shuzo -founded in 1961- produces rum using the best locally grown ingredients purchased directly from farmers.
Mr. Tadashi Matsuda is promoting the identity, culture, and know-how of Okinawa over 50 years. This is why, company’s main theme is “From Okinawa to The World”!
The Helios Rum, is made from sugar cane grown in Okinawa. A mixture of molasses rum (traditional type) and cane juice (agricultural type), it is an extremely aromatic and characterized by the rich aroma and taste of Japanese sugar cane. “Helios rum” has a dry feeling like the shining sun of Okinawa and fruity eminiscent of a warm climate.
Nose : Very exotic characters, with aromas of pineapple and hint of smokinessaging.
Taste : Round and powerful with a touch of sweetness
Finish : White pepper notes on the finish