Category: Caribbean Molasses Rum 10+
Product of: Barbados
A blend of pot and column still rums, aged in re-fill bourbon casks at 65% alc./vol for 8 years before being re-blended and re-barrelled into the same casks at bottle strength to continue ageing at the Abbey.
Sampled on 23/10/2011
Clear, golden amber with bright golden highlights.
Spicy with cinnamon, fresh pine needles, fudge, vanilla and a strong whiff of tobacco.
Medium bodied, dried fruity palate with zesty bitter orange, cinnamon, five-spice and linseed oil rubbed nubuck leather.
Nutmeg, cinnamon spiced oily leathery finish with enlivening spice.
Closure: Natural cork stopper