Category: Cent. & S.American Molasses 5+
Product of: Puerto Rico
This Puerto Rican rum is distilled from fermented molasses and aged 6-10 years in ex-bourbon barrels. The label depicts a cherub offering a barrel to the mythological gods of Olympus. The initials P and F are a nod to the brand's founder, Pedro Fernández.
Sampled on 25/02/2012
Slight hazy, dark coppery golden amber with burnished copper highlights.
Pronounced orange marmalade with vanilla, floral honeysuckle, nougat and scratched old leather.
Slightly sweet, honeyed palate with orange (zest and fruit) and toffee/caramel but some moderation of balance provided by dry spicy oak, stewed tea-like flavours and tannins.
Orange, pine and maple syrup oaky finish.
Closure: Screw / Stelvin cap