Eat, Drink and Travel in the Dominican Republic with culinary delights for foodies and rum lovers.
The Dominican Republic offers gourmands many choices to explore such as chocolate and cacao farms, the famous Brugal rum factory, organic fruit & vegetable farms, and farm to table dining. A trip to see one of the Dominican Republic’s chief exports, rum, is a must.
A tour of the Brugal Rum Factory, located in nearby Puerto Plata city, will educate you on how raw sugarcane is turned from golden brown to crystal clear in color, and produced into wondrous rum, known locally as the nectar of the Gods.
The tour highlights the history of the Brugal family, how sugarcane is harvested from the fields, the distillation process, and ends with a free tasting of a variety of their different rums. Connoisseurs of rum will enjoy this trip to the Brugal Rum Factory which offers limited and special editions, available in the sampling room and the gift shop.
Factory tours are free of charge and take place Monday through Friday 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. EST and reopening after lunch at 2:00 p.m., with tours until 4pm. A Sea Horse Ranch concierge will be happy to arrange a tour for guests, please contact us for more details.