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Clairin (French pronunciation: ​; Haitian Creole: Kleren) is a distilled spirit made from cane sugar produced in Haiti, that undergoes the same distillation process as rhum, although less refined, and raw.[1] It is sometimes referred to as a white rhum because of the similar qualities.[2][3][4] It is considered to be a cheaper option than standard rhum in Haiti and as a result it is consumed more. It is also used in Vodou rituals.[1][5] It is similar to Cachaça (Brazil), Aguardiente (Cuba) and high wine (Guyana).[6]

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