- a type of rum made in Haiti from lower grades of molasses, refuse sugar, or the like.
Origin of tafia
Examples from the Web for tafia
Historical Examples of tafia
The next day we went to visit a tafia property in the neighbourhood.Tom Cringle's Log
Sugar is very difficult to ship; rum and tafia can be handled with less risk.
One sou of bread, two sous of manioc flour, one sou of dried codfish, one sou of tafia: such is their meal.
Each wagon discharges a certain number of barrels of tafia, and simultaneously the young men strip.
- a type of rum, esp from Guyana or the Caribbean