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The Arubian Taste

Closed Now: 10:00 - 19:30
Open today: 10:00 - 19:30
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Our cab driver stopped here on the way to our resort because we wanted Palmera Rum 500 year... read more

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I had only found out about this place by looking at trip advisor and I am very glad that I did! We... read more

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Stephenville, Texas
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Locally owned Specialty Rum-shop. The owner makes and creates his own Rum flavors. Everyday free tastings.
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Orange Plaza Mall / Italiastraat 50 unit 12 | Behind the Divi Golf and Beach Resort's Golf Course, Oranjestad, Aruba
+297 280 9954
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Reviewed today

Our cab driver stopped here on the way to our resort because we wanted Palmera Rum 500 year anniversary rum. We cannot buy it at the store near our resort. The people were so friendly. They said if you need more call and we will...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I had only found out about this place by looking at trip advisor and I am very glad that I did! We rented a car and hit up the lighthouse first then stopped here next and were the first ones there when they opened at...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I'm not sure what was more enjoyable - talking to the owners or sampling many flavored rums. We didn't only talk about rums, but also Aruban culture and life. We usually try and buy rums on all the Caribbean islands we go to. But I...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank joe-chicago-23
Reviewed 1 week ago

I can't express enough how nice the owners are here. My brothers and I stayed for hours just to talk to Jerome and his wife Marsha. Such great people! I would absolutely recommend anybody who likes rum to come here. They give you as many...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Chektav
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow what great experience. We usually like to visit distillery and vineyards. We couldn’t find one in Aruba but this was way better than those experiences. We walked in while a tour was going on and we joined in for FREE.... all the tasting are...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank robinsonlafleur13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had an amazing time at the Rum tasting. The owners are amazing. I would highly suggest trying it!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Anthony606
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first time here, and we will definitely be returning on our next visit! Several people on the island had recommended the store, and everything they said was true! It has a quaint, warm atmosphere, and we loved Marcia and Rosa who were...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Road533597
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visited Aruba last year for the first time and I was disappointed I couldn’t find any good local liquors at the airport. This year I was very happy to have discovered this place. The owner Marsha is very friendly and makes you taste anything...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Acireale
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I found this gem last year when we visited Aruba & now ashamed I haven't reviewed it earlier. Nicest owners, educational & entertaining place to visit with the best selection of rum ever. Last year we told 2 friends about this, this year we returned...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank bcbarndog
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

You’ll find s huge selection of flavored rum and the owner will give you a taste of whatever catches your fancy. It’s a fun place to visit and the flavors are delicious!

Date of experience: November 2018
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No, but it’s a short cab ride!
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