Richard Seale

Master Distiller and Blender at
R. L. Seal and Foursqure Distillery in Barbados

Richard Seale was born to make rum. He is the great grandson of the original Reginald Leon Seale who founded the company in 1926, making him the fourth generation to work in the family rum business.

Richard serves as Master Distiller and Blender, as well as ambassador for all the rums which are produced at the family owned Foursquare Rum Distillery in Barbados.

In 2011 Foursquare was the winner of three awards at the prestigious Golden Rum Barrel awards in London, UK. The distillery was named Distillery of the Year, Richard himself was awarded Distiller of the year.

In 2012, Doorly's XO was awarded boutique Rum Fest rum of the year in London. The brand has recently presented another new rum, Doorly's 12 year old.

Among many rum brands he has developed and produced are Doorly's, Rum 66, Old Brigand, R.L. Seale, Tommy Bahama, Real McCoy and St. Nicholas Abbey.

Richard continues to live up to his destiny daily at the distillery and carries on the family legacy with dedicated passion and love for his work. He is currently the heart and soul of the Foursquare Rum distillery.