Banks DIH V.X.O. 7 Year Old 'Extra Old' Demerara Rum

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Product Information

Barcode UPC: 7 87615 01053 1
Bottle Size: 700 ml
Closure: Screw / Stelvin cap

More about Banks DIH V.X.O.

Produced by: Banks DIH Ltd
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alc./vol: 40%

Proof: 80°

Vintage: Non-vintage

Aged: 7 years

Product of: Product of Guyana Guyana

Banks DIH V.X.O. is a blend of 7-8 year old molases based rums aged in ex-bourbon barrels and finished in ex-sherry butts.

Review and Tasting


Sampled on 22/03/2014

Appearance:

Clear, bright bronze with green tinges.

Aroma:

Bready/hot cross buns, raisiny fruit cake with plum jam, cream-of-soda vanilla and over-ripe banana.

Taste:

Medium bodied and slightly sweet, very fruity, caramel, brandy butter, crème brûlée, dark chocolate, treacle and tinned pineapples.

Aftertaste:

Lingering finish sees the full-on flavour experience continue with Christmas pudding served with rum and raisin ice cream, marmalade and cloves.

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