Smuggler’s Trove® Rum Making Kit. Whether your pirate, sailor or simple landlubber, now you can make your own rum at home with the Smuggler’s Trove® Rum Making Kit. Kit includes a rum jug and essence to make Coconut Rum, Spiced Rum, and Amber Caribbean Rum. How does it work? Mix vodka, moonshine or grain spirit (not included) with a bottle of essence. Add sugar (see essence bottle for quantities ) and your favorite spices to flavor to taste. Shake well. SWIG AS NEEDED!