8 yr. old, 86 proof.
Rhum Barbancourt of Haiti is known the world over as "the rum of connoisseurs". Made from the juice of sugar cane, the production of Rhum Barbancourt follows a centuries-old tradition that grew from the French methods of creating cognac and brandy.
Rhum Barbancourt rums are special not only because of the way they are made, but because there are three ages to enjoy: Four year old (Three Star), eight year old (Five Star Reserve Speciale) and fifteen year old (Estate Reserve).
Unparalleled in quality and taste, Rhum Barbancourt is distilled from hand-cut, locally grown sugar cane juice - never molasses; It is double distilled in pot stills; Aged in white oak barrels to yield a spirit that has been called "one of the finest rums in the world".
| Ultimate Beverage Challenge 93 points (Apr 2016)
Right out of the gate, this is an agricole rum with complex aromas of banana custard, worn leather, and green tobacco. Sounds contradictory, but when combined with the palate’s sweet butterscotch and exotic fruit it’s a match made in heaven.
|A full bodied premium "Reserve Speciale" dark rum with a velvety character, catching the flavor of the Caribbean.