Mount Gay XO Rum

Difford's Guide
User Rating (1 rating)

You must be logged in to add items to Your Favourites

Click here to login

You must be logged in to add items to Your Wish List

Click here to login
product image

Update information/image

Product Information

Barcode UPC: 9501007803508
Bottle Size: 700 ml
Closure: Screw / Stelvin cap

Barcode UPC: 9501007403500
Bottle Size: 700 ml

More about Mount Gay XO

product image

alc./vol: 43%

Proof: 86°

Vintage: Non-vintage

Aged: No age statement

Product of: Product of Barbados Barbados

Lunched in 1992, Mount Gay Extra Old is blended from pot and column distilled rums aged 8-12 years. In Barbados, the locals refer to this by its nickname of 'Mount Gay Black'. It is common to hear bar calls of 'Black & Coke' alongside an order of 'Bread and Two', a popular, local, fried fish dish.
We have heard unsubstantiated rumours that prune wine and brandy essence are also added to improve this rum's flavour.

You must be logged in to add your own notes

Click here to login

Review and Tasting

Sampled on 04/06/2012


Clear, golden amber with polished gold highlights.


Spicy apricot, ripe banana and vanilla with rum and raison ice-cream.


Fiery but velvety, honeyed with cooked fruit, ripe banana, toffee apple and sweet pastry notes overlaid with spicy oak - cinnamon, ginger and nutmeg.


Long dry oaky finish. Light-bodied but wonderfully rich and full-flavoured.

Join the Discussion

... comment(s) for Mount Gay XO

You must log in to your account to make a comment.

Report comment

You must be logged in to submit a rating

Click here to login