Barrell Rum 750ml
On the palate, this is almost overwhelmingly flavorful on first sip. The Jamaican rum funk is certainly there, with somewhat earthy notes of tobacco and tar, along with grass and slightly vegetal tones. The booze is fiery, settling into the chest like a smoldering coal.
Light smoke, creme brulee sweetness, and a hint of butterscotch follow. It finishes with a warming heat emphasized by dark fruit and raisins. Sweetness lingers, leaving behind a delicate brown sugar aftertaste. Clocking in at a whopping 130 proof, this bourbon drinker's rum is dangerously easy to drink.
Is rum aged in bourbon barrels?
The Whisky Lover's Guide to Rum. ... This process of convergence is accelerated by the fact that rums are typically aged in barrels that formerly held bourbon, imbuing them with an initial burst of borrowed flavor.
The base rum, from Barbados, makes up 80% of the final blend. The marrying and finishing were done in a Canadian Rye barrel.
What is barrel rum?
Details. Caribbean- Barrel Craft Spirits Private Release Rum is a series of 36 unique releases of cask strength, unadulterated Caribbean Rum blends. Each release is a unique blend of rums from Barbados, Jamaica, and Guyana, as well as Rhum Agricole from Martinique. Barrell.
Who owns Barrell bourbon?
This distillery is owned by Diageo and makes distillate for blending into the Crown Royal line of products. These barrels, which were all 13 years old and bore an “L” designation on the label, were noted for their light color and flavor.
Your average Barrell Rum Private Release is a blend of 5 rums or rhums, hailing from a variety of Caribbean ports: Jamaica, Barbados, Martinique (there's your rhum agricole) and Guyana.
TALE OF TWO ISLANDS
San Francisco World Spirits Competition – 2018 GOLD
BARRELL RUM BATCH 001
San Francisco World Spirits Competition - 2017
BEST OVER PROOF RUM DOUBLE GOLD
Ultimate Spirits Challenge - 2017
FINALIST (96 points)
Barrell Craft Spirits® Awarded Eight Double Gold and Six Gold Medals Including "Best Small Batch Bourbon Up to Five Years" and "Best Over-Proof Rum" at the 2021 San Francisco World Spirits Competition.
The Barrell Private Release Series is a project in detailed blending on a scale small enough to allow extreme precision. This is the first time Barrell's company history that they have offered “micro” blends to the public.