Ron Abuelo

Ron Abuelo

About Ron Abuelo

Don José Varela Blanco
Year Founded:
Distillery Location:
Pesé, Panama
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At the distillery in Pesé, Panama

Types of Spirits Made:

Ron Abuelo Essential Facts

  • Ron Abuelo traces its history back to the Republic of Panama’s first sugar mill, which opened in 1908. The company began producing rum from its sugar cane juice in 1936.

How you should drink Ron Abuelo

Discussion (16)

  • ana0406 posted 2 months ago

    Where can I get this one in Idaho (or close to Idaho)?

  • segupton posted 2 years ago

    Looking for Abuelo Rum on the East Coast from Virginia to Florida.

  • Chris Sells posted 2 years ago

    Binny's Carries this Rum, best Rum out there, never get a hangover from it!!

  • posted 3 years ago

    Abuelo's Florida distributor is Van Gogh Imports. Try reaching out to them for some Tampa stores that carry the rum:!/about

  • D posted 3 years ago

    Where can I get this in Tampa, FL?

  • posted 3 years ago

    According to the product finder on the Ron Abuelo website (, the rum isn't available in Missouri. However, you can buy it online from Binny's, which will ship to your state:

  • Gabriel posted 3 years ago

    Im trapped in Missouri and really don't know where to get it /: Just another panamenian without his national rum. Anywhere I can get it? Saint Louis ? Saint Charles? Hazelwood? anything!

  • Don posted 3 years ago

    I was introduced to Ron Abuelo on a visit to Panama. After tasting rums in several European and South American countries, I find myself coming back to this delicious brand. The smoothness and flavors transcend all the others, whether you pick the Anejo, 7 or 12 year.

    Ron Abuelo is available at all Total Wine stores ( in 14 states.

  • Tom posted 3 years ago

    Thank you!

  • posted 3 years ago

    K&L carries it:

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