No age statement
Category: Caribbean Molasses 5+ year rums
Product of: Bermuda
Goslings Family Reserve Old Rum is made from the same blend of rums as the company’s flagship Goslings Black Seal Rum, but with a longer maturation period in oak casks. Each bottle is hand-filled, hand- labeled, sealed with wax and individually numbered. The bottled is shipped in a presentation box.Read more
Sampled on 31/10/2018
Clear, deep mahogany amber.
Pungent, dried fruit, cigar box, cherries, toffee, passion fruit, cinnamon and pimenta allspice.
Full-bodied. Bitter wood tannins, cinnamon and pimenta allspice balances rich dried fruit, baked apple, treacle and vanilla fudge.
Long fruity and spicy finish with pleasing varnished dried fruit.
This huge rum is rich yet dry, with spice and wood tannins mellowed by rich dried fruit, treacle/molasses and vanilla fudge. A pleasing boat varnish-like note adds complexity.