Rum Don Papa or Don, was inspired by the stories of one of the unsung heroes of the Philippine revolution: Dionisio Magbuelas, better known as "Papa" Isio.
Initially a team leader in the sugar plantation, Papa Isio – healer, shaman, seer, rebel and leader of the Babaylanes group, played a key role during the second half of the nineteenth century and the Philippine Revolution. Rum and Papa Isio played a crucial role during the liberation of the Negros from Spanish rule, leading to the independence of this beloved country. Rums Don Papa embody Papa Isio's spirit of independence and his irreversible sense of justice. The Don Papa invites you to enhance your rum tasting experience.