Admiral Vernon's Old J Batch No.21 Spiced Spirit Drink with Caribbean rum

Difford's Guide

alc./vol: 35%

Proof: 70°

Vintage: Non-vintage

Envelhecimento: Sem declaração de idade

Produzido por: Product of United Kingdom United Kingdom

Old J Spiced is a rum based spirit drink (it’s too weak to a rum) Inspired by the 18th century British Admiral who reduced the strength of the Navy’s daily tot of rum. Old J is flavoured with seven spices including vanilla with sugar and Persian lime.

On 21 August 1740 Admiral Vernon ordered that the daily half-pint tot of neat, high-proof rum issued to sailors on British ships be replaced with two servings of a one quarter of a pint, diluted 4:1 with water. He further dictated that lime juice and sugar were made available to add to this.

Avaliação e degustação

Experimentado em 22/06/2014


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Produzido por: Undisclosed producer in the UK
Owned by: LWC Drinks Ltd
UK distribution by: LWC Drinks LTD