Aged: 3 years
Product of: Cuba
The best-know expression of the leading Cuban rum brand, this light rum is aged for three years in ex-bourbon casks giving it rum a light straw yellow hue. Produced by a joint-venture between Pernod and state-owned Cuba Ron.
Review and Tasting
Sampled on 30/05/2016
Clear, faint straw yellow tint.
Pungent, toasted coconut, dark muscovado sugar and fudge with faintly herbal vermouth/oxidised wine-like notes.
Slight honeyed muscovado sweetness, oxidised pineapple esters and caramelised pear balanced by mild ginger, black pepper spice, citrus and mellow oak.
Vermouth and delicate spiced oak.
Light to medim-bodied, dry and delicately spicy with distinctive muscovado sweetness, oxidised pineapple and caramelised pear, garnished with mild ginger, citrus and mellow oak.