The most popular drink is dark rum. Some national favorites are XM 10 Year Old, El Dorado and X-tra Mature. El Dorado offers a 15 year old variety which has won the "Best Rum in the World" award since 1999. All are quality enough to drink neat or by themselves with the 25 year-old comparing with high-quality scotch.

Banks Beer is the national beer. It comes in a lager and a stout. Also available is the lighter Carib beer Trinidadian, darker Mackeson's and Heineken

Guinness is brewed locally under license and is a bit sweeter than its Irish counterpart, but just as good.

Polar Venezuelan and Skol Brazilian can be found randomly throughout the country. You can also find Heineken and Corona at some bars in Georgetown.

For non-alcoholic drinks. Some of the local beverages can be found in the list below:

Mauby is a local drink commonly available around the country. It is a tree bark-based drink, some say it tastes similar to Root Beer. To many, it is an acquired taste due to it's bitter aftertaste. It's very refreshing and delicious.

Coconut water and cane juice are other common local drink

Sorrel, a sweet dark pink beverage made from the Roselle plant