No age statement
Category: Naval Rum
Product of: United Kingdom
As the rather appropriate name suggests, Black Tot is blended and bottled from the last stocks (‘Last Consignment’) of Royal Naval Rum. Read more
Sampled on 28/05/2010
Clear, deep mahogany with ruby red highlights.
Thick treacle, bitter chocolate and espresso with aromas of liquorice, tamarind, walnuts and over-ripe banana.
(Diluted to approx 43% abv) Liquorice, espresso coffee, walnut, tobacco, pencil shavings and bitter chocolate palate is dry but lifted by fruity notes of blackened banana and Griottine cherries, muscovado sugar and liquorice root.
Dry woody notes rise to the fore in a finish featuring tobacco, liquorice, espresso, cacao and very old Modena balsamic.
Closure: Natural cork stopper