Plantation Single Cask 2020 – Barbados & Jamaica (53% 70cl)

£60.00

Plantation Single Cask rums are limited releases of double-aged Haute Couture rums. All Plantation rums mature in a two-stage ageing process, beginning in the tropics where they age in bourbon casks, and then at the Château de Bonbonnet in France to mature in Ferrand barrels. Plantation Single Cask rums then benefit from further maturation in carefully selected beer, wine or spirit casks, each selected to enhance the rum’s unique characteristics. Every Single Cask rum takes its own ageing path to greatness, and each bottle is personalized and numbered. Only a few barrels of these unique reserve rums are bottled annually, making them a prize for collectors.

Category : Single Cask 2020 – Limited Edition

ABV : 53,0%

Origin : Barbados – West Indies Rum Distillery / Jamaica – Long Pond Distillery

Raw Material : Molasses

Fermentation : 3-4 days / Jamaica – 2 weeks

Distillation : Barbados – pot still & twin column still / Jamaica – pot still

Tropical Ageing : 4,5 years in bourbon casks / Jamaica – 8,5 years in bourbon casks

Continental Ageing : 3,5 years in Ferrand casks (Barbados) / 0,5 years in Ferrand casks (Jamaica)

Further Maturation : 1 year in acacia (ex-Ferrand) cask 400L, which brings a freshness and complexity to the rum

Nose : Woody, vanilla and coconut, exotic fruits, bouquet of flowers, light caraway, beehive, light green notes

Palate : Fresh and dry, almonds and roasted peanuts, light brandy and encaustic notes, honey, flowery undertones.

Finale : Dry vanilla, old wood notes, dark chocolate.

Availability: Only 1 left in stock

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Plantation rum is a French-owned rum producer who bottle rums from all over the Caribbean. Some of these rums are transported to France for cask finishing, including Cognac cask finishing.