Kraken Spiced Rum CLONE

Kraken is a unique Caribbean black spiced rum. Enriched with exotic spice notes of ginger, cinnamon and clove. Great as a sipping rum but also perfect as a base for cocktails and mixed drinks.

2.2L Vodka or neutral spirit @ 40%
1 Still Spirits Calypso Dark Rum essence
9 Allspice berries
9 Cloves
3 Cardamom Pods
3 Segments of Star Anise Pod
1 Cinnamon stick
1/2 Teaspoon ground Nutmeg
100g Fresh Ginger
5g Orange peel (no pith)
1 Vanilla Bean (Split lengthwise)

Combine all spice ingredients together with 2.2lt of vodka or neutral spirit @ 40% in a glass jar, cover and let sit for 3 days. After 3 days add the essences, give the mix a good shake and strain the spirit into bottles. Let the spirit sit for a further 3 days to mature, (if you can).