Foursquare Rum Distillery Vintage 2007 12 Years Old Barbados Rum
Foursquare Rum Vintage 2007 Distillery is one of the world’s most highly respected producers of premium rum. With an ever-growing, cult-like following akin to Bourbon’s Pappy von Winkle and Japan’s Yamazaki Whisky, the yearly releases of its Exceptional Cask yearly releases are waited for with much anticipation by fine spirit lovers all around the globe. We take a deeper look at Foursquare 2007 (Exceptional Cask Selection Mark X) and the inimitable distillery that produces it.
A 2007 vintage rum from Foursquare distillery in Barbados, which marries together a blend of pot and column still rums. The liquid was aged in Barbados in bourbon casks for 12 years, and bottled at a rather punchy cask strength of 59% ABV for the Exceptional Cask Selection. Exceptional cask selection, aged 12 years in ex-Bourbon casks.
Foursquare Rum Distillery is located on a former sugar plantation that dates back to approximately 1720, within the tiny Caribbean island of Barbados. The distillery was re-opened by the Seale family in 1996, and distilling operations and blending are currently directed by Richard Seale, 4th Generation Trader/Distiller of R.L. Seale & Co. They’ve become renowned as one of the most important and diligent distillers of rum in the world. The new single vintage cask strength is a Single Blended Rum from the estate’s traditional pot still and twin column stills.