Appleton Estate Special

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alc./vol:
40%

Proof:
80°

Vintage:
Non-vintage

Aged:
No age statement

Closure: Screw / Stelvin cap

Product of: Product of Jamaica Jamaica


This medium-bodied, golden rum is a blend of estate-distilled pot still and column still rums, which have been aged separately in oak casks before blending. Appleton Special was originally blended during the Second World War as substitute for whisky which was in short supply.

Review and Tasting

Sampled on 07/02/2011

Appearance

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Taste

Fruity (particularly ripe banana) with ginger, nutmeg, vanilla and the characteristic Appleton generous helping of oak.

Aftertaste

Citrus hints in a oakey-dry finish.

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