Bounty Dark Rum

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Wood maturation

Type of wood used for main maturation: American Ex. Bourbon
Type of vessel used for main maturation: American Standard Barrel (ASB) 180 - 200 Ltrs

More about Bounty Dark Rum

Produced by: St Lucia Distillers
UK distribution by: Emporia Brands Ltd
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alc./vol: 43%

Proof: 86°

Vintage: Non-vintage

Aged: 2 years

Product of: Product of Saint Lucia Saint Lucia

A blend of double distilled rums from Guyanese molasses, aged for 2 years in ex-bourbon barrels, Bounty, "The Spirit of Saint Lucia" was established in 1972 as the principle rum brand of St. Lucia Distillers and is by far the best-selling rum brand on the island of Saint Lucia.

Review and Tasting


Sampled on 02/10/2018

Appearance:

Clear, mid-deep golden amber.

Aroma:

Pungent molasses, gunpowder, vanilla, burnt toffee, candyfloss, nutmeg spice and faint strawberry esters.

Taste:

Medium-bodied with assertive spirituous spice. Butterscotch, caramel, toffee, hazelnut and vanilla with cacao and very faint berry fruit.

Aftertaste:

Butterscotch, caramel, toffee, roasted hazelnut, vanilla with cinnamon and nutmeg spice.

Overall:

Bounty packs a premium 43% strength and a distinctive gunpowder-like aroma with butterscotch, hazelnut, vanilla and caramel throughout.

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