Nose: Very sweet and nutty, honey and chocolate. Dark brown sugar, gentle smoke. Pipe tobacco.
Palate: Very sweet and soft. Dark brown sugar, molasses, rounded, so gentle!
Finish: Thick, medium length, hint of smoke on the tail.
If you can name me one single rum on this website that is cheaper and better, I'll be INCREDIBLY surprised. What is there that's better at ANY price point?? I prefer this to the XO because of it's extra "bite". Anyone saying this rum is overpriced is perhaps a little deluded, given the lengths that the producers go to in order to make this stuff...
This is an incredible, complex and yet perfectly accessible spirit. From the most hardened and cynical spirit buff, to the least experienced weekend drinker, this product scream quality, from the first sniff to the end of the lingering finish.
Oh, and an Old Fashioned with this is the finest drink known to man. Unbelievable.
As always, a few people always want to knock the one at the top of the pile!
29th March 2014
A nice rum with some great flavours just think the price is a bit steep for what you get. Better rums on this website for cheaper, price and taste.
22nd March 2014
27th January 2014
I tasted a sampler at a bar, and dreamed of this for 4 months before ordering a bottle. It's worth sitting down and taking quietly, so tell your friends to pipe down and listen to the flavour.
15th October 2013
I now have tasted what all the fuss is about.....perfect...real rum.....at local HyVee grocery for $34.00
30th June 2013
Better than the XO... This is a great one!!
29th June 2013
The best rum ever tasted. Spicy, pleasuring and tropical. After tasting, enjoyable with vanilla cigars, choclate dipped cherries and banana slices are good partners. Angelic taste out of heaven.
10th May 2013
3rd October 2012
Incomparable to any other Rum out there. It's all about the depth of taste and no other Rum tastes like this. Deep, mellow, smooth and slightly sweet; to be sipped neat with absolutely no mixer and best with no ice or water. To be savoured and enjoyed - like all the best things in life!
2nd June 2012
Copper-tinged gold. Sweet, spicy nose. Caramel and fruit taste. Spicy, slightly fiery. Honey-cocoa-coconut finish. This is excellent stuff, and much more to my taste than the more expensive XO.
31st May 2012
Absolutely fabulous rum, so smooth. 3 times the price of a bottle of bacardi but 10-15 times better! If you are looking to get in to rum a great bottle at a reasonable price for the quality.
Master of Malt, quick to communicate and dispatch which makes a real positive experience buying online.
2nd June 2011
this stuff is the nectar of the gods....a close second to ron zacapa xo....antoher good rum is ron varadero rum from cuba....smooth as silk
17th March 2010