No age statement
Category: Caribbean Molasses 5+ year rums
Product of: Cuba
Bottled in July 2018, this rum is the brilliant result of a mistake and a bartender, Nick Strangeway, working with a Cuban Maestro del Ron Cabano, Asbel Morales.Read more
Sampled on 18/10/2018
Clear, deep golden amber.
Cacao and coffee with brasil nuts, vanilla, faint smoked kipper and blackened fruitcake.
Medium to full-bodied. Lightly spiced, subtly smoked cacao with dry nuttiness, over-baked fruit cake, cigar leaf and oak tannins.
More of that cacao and spice with monkey nuts and a Frazzles Crispy Bacon Snacks smoky note.
The label proclaims this rum as being “rich & smoky dark”. Rich refers to this rum’s generous flavour rather than suggesting it’s sweet. Indeed, as rums go, Edition B is on the dry side. Cacao, coffee beans, brasil nuts, vanilla, smoke and blackened fruit cake characterise this generous and singular rum from nose to finish.