Goslings Black Seal Rum

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More about Goslings Black Seal Rum

Produced by: Gosling Brothers Ltd
Owned by: Goslings Export (Bermuda) Ltd
UK distribution by: Love Drinks Ltd
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alc./vol: 40%

Proof: 80°

Vintage: Non-vintage

Aged: No age statement

Product of: Product of Bermuda Bermuda

Goslings Black Seal is a full-flavoured dark, barrel-aged rum blended in Bermuda from three distinctly different, imported triple pot distilled rums. The rum is then aged for 3 to 6 years in re-charred American oak barrels previously used to age bourbon. Goslings rum is Bermuda's largest export.

Review and Tasting


Sampled on 01/09/2015

Appearance:

Clear, deep caramel amber with red tints.

Aroma:

Pungent treacle, car tire, estery stewed fruit and banana cake with cinnamon spice.

Taste:

Dark muscovado sugar/treacle and spicy cinnamon with zesty orange and blackened fruit cake.

Aftertaste:

Mouth drying burnt toast carbon finish with clove and burnt currants.

Overall:

Robust enough to stand the ginger beer in a Dark & Stormy.

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