Category: Rhum vieux (min 3 years old)
Product of: Guadeloupe
St Bath Hors Ambré rum is an agricole rum aged for four years in oak casks previously used or aging bourbon, cognac or whisky which have been recharged prior to filling with rum. Sealed with burgundy red wax covered cork stopper.
Sampled on 16/10/2011
Clear, golden amber.
Rich honeyed plum nose with stewed pear, cinnamon spice and a slight leathery aroma.
Dry, apricot jammy palate with subtle apricot stone/hazelnut strudel flavours and cinnamon spice.
The dry fruity medium finish fades with bitterness and is an anti-climax after the rich jammy fruit palate.
Closure: Wax-sealed synthetic cork stopper