This rum is a rare combination of column still and pot still distillate, that is aged for ten years in #7 char American oak bourbon barrels, then finished for another two years in French oak” limousine” barrels. 40% alc./vol, 80 proof.
Exceptionally smooth, a super-premium sipping rum to rival the world’s finest spirits. Mature and balanced with complex wood and spice notes, hints of vanilla and an elegant, warm finish.
Ultimate Beverage Challenge 92 points - Subtle earthy notes mingle with dark chocolate and stewed fruit. On the palate, woody earthy notes dominate alongside caramelized brown sugar and soft baking spices. The finish is soft yet structured, with a hint of smoke. April/2014