Banks 7 Golden Age Rum

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Barcode UPC: 3182361009919
Bottle Size: 700 ml
Closure: Screw / Stelvin cap

More about Banks 7 Golden Age Rum

Produced by: E&A Scheer
Owned by: Bacardi Limited
UK distribution by: Bacardi Brown-Forman UK
UK consumer PR by: Publicasity
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alc./vol: 43%

Proof: 86°

Vintage: Non-vintage

Aged: No age statement

Product of: Product of Netherlands Netherlands

'Banks 7' is not seven years old, the lucky numeral refers to this rum being blended using 23 different rums, from 7 countries, namely Trinidad, Jamaica, Guyana, Barbados, Java, Panama and Guatemala. The pot and column still molasses-based rums are each aged between 1 and 7 years in bourbon barrels.

Review and Tasting


Sampled on 19/05/2012

Appearance:

Clear, copper amber with burnished copper highlights.

Aroma:

Pungent, dried apricot, nubuck leather, red apple skin, toffee apple and banana cake with fresh ginger and Irn Bru-like aromas.

Taste:

Full bodied, slightly sweet tropical fruit, red apple with bitter burnt toast and aggressive cinnamon and pepper. Sweet Irn Bru-like sweet spice notes continue.

Aftertaste:

Cinnamon cider and red apple skin with lingering spice.

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