Aged: 3 years
Product of: Cuba
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The best-known expression of the leading Cuban rum brand, this light rum is aged for three years in ex-bourbon casks giving it a light straw yellow hue.
Produced by a joint-venture between Pernod and state-owned Cuba Ron.
Review and Tasting
Sampled on 14/02/2020
Clear, light straw yellow.
Pungent, toasted coconut, dark muscovado sugar and fudge with faint herbal vermouth/oxidised wine-like notes, pineapple and gingerbread.
Slight honeyed muscovado sweetness, oxidised pineapple esters and caramelised pear balanced by mild ginger, black pepper spice, citrus and mellow oak.
Pineapple esters, dry vermouth-like herbal notes and delicately cracked black pepper spiced faintly vanilla oak.
Light to medium-bodied, dry and delicately spicy with distinctive muscovado sweetness, oxidised pineapple and caramelised pear, garnished with mild ginger, citrus and mellow oak.
Difford's Guide Certification
Type of vessel used for main maturation: American Standard Barrel (ASB) 180 - 200 Ltrs