Category: Caribbean Molasses O.P. Rum
Product of: Jamaica
As is so often the case in small distilleries, a proportion of Hampden Estate’s rum illicitly found its way into the local rum shop bars of Trelawny where it was sold as 'Hampden JB' from unmarked bottles kept under the counter. Read more
Sampled on 22/10/2011
Pungent estery nose with aromas white wine vinegar. Hydrated to approx. 43% releases sweet rotting tropical fruit and acetate aromas.
Even diluted Rum Fire has a powerful sour fruit palate with star fruit stewed pineapple, cardamom spice, esters and peppery ethanol.
Long tropical fruit, cooked pineapple finish.
Closure: Screw / Stelvin cap