Can you make Caribou Lou without 151?
The most common overproof rum to use in the Caribou Lou is Bacardi 151, but you can use any brand. The same goes for Malibu Rum, which, even though it’s mentioned in the song, isn’t all that great. Cruzan Coconut Rum or even Parrot Bay Coconut Rum are better options if you’ve got ’em.
What are the ingredients of a Caribou Lou?
- 1 oz 151-proof Rum.
- 1 oz Coconut Rum.
- 4 oz Pineapple Juice.
What does Caribou Lou taste like?
Feel free to express absurd opinions while drinking this classy beverage, because it’s clear you mean business with a Caribou Lou in hand. Taste: The pineapple is very heavy, so there is a wall of sweetness before the undertones of coconut from the Malibu and delicious rum from the Bacardi.
What can replace Bacardi 151?
There are several overproof rums with high alcohol content that can replace Bacardi 151. A few examples are Gosling’s Black Seal Dark 151 Rum, Lemon Hart 151 or the Pusser’s British Navy Overproof Rum. These rums are some of the very best overproof rums in the market today.
Does anyone still make 151 rum?
Well, unfortunately BACARDÍ 151 rum had to be discontinued in 2016, but the legend of our Over Proof rum lives on in the memories of its loyal fanbase.
Can you still buy 151 rum?
Unfortunately, Bacardi discontinued the production of 151 in USA in 2016. You can still purchase online the remaining stock that is available in stores.
Why did they discontinue Bacardi 151?
Safety and lawsuits Because of its high alcohol content, Bacardi 151 was particularly flammable among liquors. For this reason it was often used as the ignition source for “flaming shots” and even for at-home pyrotechnic stunts.
Why did they discontinue 151?
A rumor cropped up on Reddit that 151 wasn’t really being put out to pasture, just temporarily withdrawn for a repackaging. Unfortunately, a phone call from The Brutal Hammer to Bacardi HQ has confirmed 151’s demise. No official reason was ever given, but it’s a pretty good guess that Bacardi got sick of being sued.
Why did 151 get discontinued?
Will Bacardi 151 come back?
Bacardi 151 was phased out of the market late last year by the liquor company. The Brutal Hammer has been able to confirm 151’s demise. No official reason has been firmed 151’s demise.