The Hampden Estate company has been around for 275 years, it was founded in 1753 in Jamaica and is considered one of the best distilleries in the world. Jamaican Hampden rums are very aromatic and use ancestral manufacturing processes. They offer a real taste experience. The Hampden Distillery produces high ester rums using knowledge passed down from generation to generation for over a century. Hampden makes a variety of rums with esters levels ranging from 50 to 1600. The higher the ester range, the more intense the rum bouquet. Their rums are also used for blending other rums around the world.