Compañia Panameña de Licores (Varela Hermanos), Pesé, Herrera Province, Panama, South America.
The company was
started in 1908 as a sugar mill by Don José Varela Blanco in Pesé, Panama. In 1936, persuaded by his three eldest
sons (José Manuel, Plinio and Julio), they entered into the production of liquors.
Today the company is run by the third generation of the family and are responsible
for 90% of all liquors produced in Panama and have a product range which
includes over a dozen different spirits.