For buildings of the same name in other Tropico games, see Rum Distillery.

A Rum Distillery is an industrial buildings in Tropico 3 and Tropico 4. Workers produce rum from fermented sugar and yeast. Rum distilleries are expensive to build, but selling rum (especially if it is spiced) can be very profitable and help improve relations with the USSR.

Enacting Prohibition will shut down all rum distilleries on Tropico.

Upgrades

  • Flavoring Facility: For $15,000, the distillery can be expanded to produce rum infused with spices and other flavors. Spiced rum sells for more than ordinary rum.
  • Mulching Machinery: For $10,000 and 15 megawatts of power, machines can be installed to speed up the distilling process, boosting production by 20%.

Work Modes

  • Sweat Shop: The default work mode. Employees here work backbreaking 14 hour long shifts.
  • Easy-Does-It: Employees here are given an easier time. Their job quality increases by 10 but they work 25% less.
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