Appleton Estate 12 Year Rare Blend Jamaican Rum 750ml
Appleton Estate Rare Blend 12 Year Old is a ‘minimum age’ rum as indicated by the number 12 displayed on the bottle. The rum is aged in Number One Select American Oak barrels. This medium-bodied rum is a blend of pot and column still rums aged between 12 and 18 years in ex-bourbon barrels with added toasted oak chips. Estate Extra was the personal creation of Wray & Nephew’s Chief Blender, Joy Spence.
Rare Blend is the new name for Appleton 12 Year Old Extra. Distilled in traditional copper pot stills, Rare Blend is a superb blend of rums, many of which have been aged for at least 12 years. Rare Casks Finest Jamaica Rum 12 Year Old is a true expression of Master Blender’s craft and passion. The Rare Casks Finest Jamaica Rum are hand-selected and have all been aged for a minimum of 12 years. The long years of tropical ageing give it its rich mahogany hue, confident woody character and smooth robust taste – all of which make a bold statement of extraordinary quality. A constantly evolving taste experience – you will find deep oak, fruity and cocoa notes, followed by delicate molasses, vibrant orange peel, rich vanilla, subtle coffee with a hint of toasted oak and almond.
|Alcohol Content||43 Percent by Volume|
|Liquid Volume||0.7 Litres|
Tasting Notes Of Appleton Estate 12 Year
Clear, deep coppery amber.
Pungent dried apricot, honey and freshly sawn oak with vanilla and linseed oil.
Medium-bodied. A bed of dry spicy oak layered with gingerbread, honey, orange peel, almond, cinnamon, nutmeg, soy sauce and mocha coffee.
Dry and oaky with passion fruit, mocha coffee, orange zest and bitter tannins.