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Awesome rum & friendly knowledgeable people

We spent the day on Daufuski with one of our stops being Daufuski Rum distillery. It’s a small... read more

Reviewed September 1, 2018
Tracey S
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Hilton Head, South Carolina
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Great place to spend 20-30 minutes of rum tasting and learning

The owner (I believe) was very kind and welcoming. There’s a small pond you can watch for an... read more

Reviewed August 11, 2018
Cody C
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270 Haig Point Rd, Daufuskie Island, SC 29915-9120
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Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

We spent the day on Daufuski with one of our stops being Daufuski Rum distillery. It’s a small local brewery with 5 or 6 different Rums and a new vodka. All are made locally with USA products only. Matt was fantastic with the brewery tour,...More

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Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

The owner (I believe) was very kind and welcoming. There’s a small pond you can watch for an alligator in front and a small gift shop. Usually around 5-7 different types. You get to taste the Gold, Vodka, and you can pick one other for...More

Thank Cody C
Reviewed July 26, 2018 via mobile

Unable to taste rum unless you pay $7 for tour and tasting. Kids not allowed. Everyone we saw, including us , had kids so I'm not sure what you do. $7 seems pricey for the experience. We skipped, though still bought rum. When in Rome...

1  Thank Karadowl
Reviewed July 17, 2018

Great place. Before arriving make sure they are open. As everything on the Island tends to be on Island time. I believe the tours begin every 30 minutes within the time they are open. Sat. 11-4:00 p.m. - they have some neat trinkets, some beautiful...More

Thank Travelmeister1031
Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

We had heard that this little company had some really good products, and we were not disappointed. Try the Vanilla Rum and the Kona. Pretty good way to spend an afternoon. We enjoyed hearing about how the rims and their new vodka are made. Bought...More

Thank Furse1
Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

Stopped here while enjoying the island. The rum was delicious and smooth. The tour was interesting and there was a nice gift shop. The tasting was informative. I Would definitely recommend. And don't forget to order a pink poodle while there

Thank TDD94
Reviewed June 5, 2018 via mobile

Make sure to stop by and taste the rum. The tour is quick and you get to sample the rum (if you are legal age). I am not even a liquor drinker, but the vanilla rum is delicious! As all of the sample were quite...More

Thank akroger
Reviewed May 30, 2018 via mobile

Friendly folks with a cute little distillery. They pride themselves on quality. Really explained the process well, too. I was impressed with the smoothness of their products and uniqueness of the flavors. Especially the Vanilla and Gold, aged in bourdon barrels.

Thank CuriousTraveler5050
Reviewed May 23, 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed a great and friendly tour in their production space. We leaned something new about making rum out of three simple ingredients: water, sugar and yeast! It’s clear that this company takes great pride in making delicious 80 proof rum. We walked away with...More

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DaufuskieRum, Owner at Daufuskie Island Rum Company, responded to this reviewResponded May 24, 2018

Thank you for spending time with us! Your group was so much fun to be around. Hope you are feeling better and we hope to see you again!

Reviewed May 21, 2018 via mobile

This whole place is awesome. The property is gorgeous with the lake and grassy areas. The staff:owners are so kind and full of joy. The rum is tasty. Job well done team!!

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DaufuskieRum, Manager at Daufuskie Island Rum Company, responded to this reviewResponded May 24, 2018

Thank you taking time in your day to join us! So happy that you enjoyed your time here and we hope to see you again!

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