Matusalem is a brand of goldrum from the Matusalem distillery in the Dominican Republic. The company was originally from Cuba, and their rums have a distinct Cuban style - light, clean, and very dry.
Matusalem Platino is made from fermented molasses that is column-distilled and unaged. It is bottled at 80 proof. Platino is fairly neutral and very dry, with slight aromas of coconut and delicate fruit notes.
Matusalem Classico is column distilled before aging for ten years in an American oak solera system.
Matusalem Gran Reserva is made from molasses and aged in a solera system of older whiskey and bourbon barrels for 15 years.
Some popular cocktails containing Matusalem Classico
- Gun Club Shrub — Gold rum, Triple sec, Pineapple juice, Orange oleo-saccharum, White balsamic vinegar
- No Mint Bittered Cynar Julep — Rum, Cynar, Branca Menta, Bitters, Demerara syrup, Lime
- Cynar Julep — Cynar, Rum, Rich demerara syrup 2:1, Mint