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Category: Caribbean Molasses Rum 3+
Product of: Germany
Distilled from fermented molasses and blended from rums aged 3 to 4 years. To quote the bottle's back label, "Bacardi Select is the richest spirit produced by the Bacardi distilleries. It is a blend of selected aged rums which are charcoal filtered for smoothness before mellowing in oak barrels." Read more
Sampled on 12/11/2011
Clear, dark tawny brown.
Fairly pungent stewed fruit, cloves, varnish and molasses nose with caramel, vanilla, oily coffee beans and faint mushroom aromas.
Medium bodied with warm clove spice, delicate oak, banana cake and dried fruit (apricot and plums) with sweet vanilla, mocha coffee and slight mushroom notes.
Dark berry fruit flavours emerge in the bitter chocolate, mocha coffee and slightly burnt Christmas pudding finish with light cinnamon and tingling cracked black pepper spice.
Closure: Screw / Stelvin cap