GY-XED-08-NV

Cask Aged 8 Year Old Rum, El Dorado

Cask Aged 8 Year Old Rum, El Dorado

At its peak, Guyana was home to over 300 sugar estates with distilleries, each producing their own signature rums. Today, Demerara Distillers Ltd. (the parent company of El Dorado) operates the last remaining Demerara Rum distillery, Plantation Diamond. With some of the oldest operating stills in the world, El Dorado boasts a wide-ranging line, with each rum made from a different blend of the estate’s historic stills.

Producer:
Vintage:
NV
Country:
Guyana
Region:
Demerara River
Spirit Type:
Rum
Spirit Sub Type:
Demerara

Tasting Notes

 

Primarily distilled on a historic wooden pot, El Dorado 8 year features a funky nose with hints of tobacco, caramel, and toffee.  There are secondary aromas of tropical and dried stone fruit.  The finish is long and assertive with traces of spice and oak.

 

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