Rum

Review #1123 – Plantation Xaymaca Rum

​Review #1123 | Rum Review #66 – Plantation Xaymaca Pot Still Rum The Schtick: This is a combination of rums distilled at Clarendon and Long Pond that is aged first in bourbon casks, then it is shipped to France to be finished in Ferrand casks.  Distiller: Blend (Clarendon, Long Pond) Bottler: Plantation ABV: 43% ABV Age: NAS Nose: Rich sweet melon, …

Review #1115 – The Real McCoy 3yr Rum

​Review #1115 | Rum Review #65 – The Real McCoy 3yr Rum The Schtick: This is a silver rum that is aged for 3 years in American Oak Barrels and then color filtered. It is distilled at Foursquare in Barbados and billed as a Prohibition Tradition style rum…whatever that means.  Distiller: Foursquare (Barbados) Bottler: Foursquare (Barbados) ABV: 40% ABV …

Review #1095 – Havana Club 7yr Cuban Rum

​Review #1095 | Rum Review #62 – Havana Club 7yr Cuban Rum The Schtick: This is a rum distilled and bottled in Cuba. Currently embargoed by the United States, Cuban rum is only available from international retailers.  Distiller: Havana Club (Cuba) Bottler: Havana Club (Cuba) ABV: 40% ABV Age: 7 Years Nose: Sweet almond, toffee, caramel and root beer barrel candies. …

Review #1091 – Moneymusk 9yr The Ultimatum 2007 Jamaican Rum

​Review #1091 | Rum Review #61 – Moneymusk 9yr The Ultimatum 2007 Jamaican Rum The Schtick: This is an independent bottling of rum distilled at Moneymusk in 2007 that is bottled under The Ultimatum label after aging for 9 years.  Distiller: Moneymusk Bottler: The Ultimatum ABV: 46% ABV Age: 9 Years Nose: Sweet mango, pineapple, vanilla. Rich Dole fruit syrup, light …

Review #1089 – Stolen Smoked Rum

​Review #1089 | Rum Review #60 – Stolen Smoked Rum The Schtick: “This is Stolen Smoked Rum. This rum is inspired by wanderlust, one of our favorite lusts.It’s the world’s first smoked rum. It’s made in Trinidad from locally sourced sugar cane. It’s column-distilled and aged for at least two years in ex-whiskey barrels made from …