Plantation, XO, Barbados
Rum

Plantation, XO

RRP £49

Created to celebrate Alexandre Gabriel’s 20th anniversary as master blender, this employs a blend of extra-old rums from Barbados that is given additional maturation in France, in rich Cognac casks. This double ageing has yielded a rounded and smooth note, with hints of cocoa, dried coconut, cedarwood and spice. There is toffee apple on the palate, with vanilla and polished oak. Towards the end, ripe fruits of mango and banana appear. Full-bodied and rich. 

Score

Spirit Details

Master Category

Rum

Country

Barbados

Alcohol

40%

Tasting Information

Blind

No

Tasted by

Joel Harrison

UK Stockist

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