Dark rum distilled from fermented molasses. Aged 2 years in used whisky and bourbon barrels.
A historically valuable rum based on the cod fish and rum trade between Jamaica and Newfoundland, there are a lot of legends and myths surrounding this medium to heavy dark rum which has its roots in Jamaica. Blended and bottled by the NLC.
Screech is considered a right of passage in Newfoundland and one of the rums that visitors are encouraged to imbibe in the maritime provinces.