No age statement
Category: Caribbean Molasses Rum 3+
Product of: Dominican Republic
This Dominican rum bottling with its royal blue and gold label is exclusive to travel retail and the North American market. It benefits from ageing in ex-American standard whiskey barrels for two to five years.
Sampled on 06/12/2010
Clear, bright, golden/orange amber.
Spirity nose of licorice, ripe banana, mocha coffee, toffee and fudge.
An initially sweet palate quickly turns drier with flavours of espresso coffee, toffee and bitter chocolate.
A very long finish leaves a lingering taste of bitter toffee, dry oak and citric acid.
Closure: Screw / Stelvin cap