Diplomatico 'Distillery Collection No. 1 Batch Kettle Rum' 47%
This first release in Diplomatico's 'Distillery Edtion' is produced in a Batch Kettle still that has been in opperation at Diplomatico since 1959. Made entirely from sugar cane honeys, this rum is then aged in American white oak barrels, it has a bold aroma of sweet and fruity aromas, with lashings of vanilla and a delicate floral note. The pala...
Diplomatico 'Distillery Collection No. 2 Barbet Rum' 47%
This second release from Diplomatico's 'Distillery Collection' comes from the Diplomatico's Barbet column still, which is filled with sugar cane molasses and continuously distilled. Aged entirely in American white oak barrels, this is a golden rum with notes of tropical fruit, toasted oak and fresh citrus fruits. The finish is slightly drying an...
Diplomatico Ambassador Selection 47%
The 'Ambassador' is Diplomatico's Flagship rum, created by Tito Cordero, the 2011 Golden Barrel Awards Master Rum Blender of the Year.After long maturation in former Bourbon barrels, the spirit is transferred to Spanish PX Sherry casks for a two year finishing period. The result is a rich and luscious rum with notes of dried fruits, dates in par...
Diplomatico Mantuano 40%
Mantuano is the latest blended rum release from Diplomatico. Aged for up to 8 years in ex-bourbon and ex-malt whisky casks this boasts aromas of dried fruit and plums with a delicate oak spiciness. Dried fruits carry through to palate accompanied by well balanced wood and soft vanilla notes. A great rum to enjoy neat, on the rocks or to use in y...
Diplomatico Planas 47%
Planas is an intriguing blend of Pot Still, Column and Batch Kettle distilled rums. Aged for up to 6 years, it is elegant, rich and surprisingly intense for a white rum which is charcoal filtered multiple times prior to bottling to give this rum its crystal clear appearance and smooth finish, full bodied finish.
Diplomatico Reserva Exclusiva 40%
Region: Venezuelan rum
Diplomatico's Reserva Exclusiva is a complex blend of copper pot still rums that have been aged in oak barrels for up to 12 years. It has a characterful sweet nose, showing notes of fruit cake, vanilla ice cream, cocoa, toffee and sweet spices. This all leads onto the palate which is rich and extremely well balanced with some chocolate, orange a...
Fijian Rum 'BBR' 2003 Vintage #32 46%
The Caribbean boasts a long history of rum distilling, born of the sugar plantations that began to develop in the 17th century. Each country has its unique style and with maturity the full, intense fruit, spice and, often, molasses flavours shine through. This particular botting is more fruit driven, with notes of melon and honey combining with ...
Penny Blue XO Single Estate Mauritian Rum Batch #005 43.1%
This Penny Blue rum is a single estate rum which is a wonderful example of Mauritian terroir. The nose has notes of honey, fruits and gentle spices. The palate moves into notes of burnt orange, passionfruit and spice.
SMWS R11.4 'Tasty treat' 2010 / 6 years old 66.1%
SMWS tasting notes:Minty, fresh green aromas at first; sliced fresh strawberries, vanilla ice cream in balsamic vinegar and a little grated lemon zest on top or brown sugar candied bacon covered asparagus with chopped chive and parsley and orange zest. Surprisingly hot and spicy on the palate neat; barbequed jerk chicken in lime, chilli and ging...
SMWS R11.6 'Just add sunshine' 2010 / 7 years old 66.2%
Region: Country of origin
SMWS tasting notes:A vibrant tangerine tinge immediately caught our attention before the ensuing arrangement of aromas reached our nose. With equal vibrancy we discovered an abundance of toffee and caramel with the peppermint spice of rye whiskey and the petrolic freshness of fine German Riesling. Lychee and papaya lead a tropical charge into ar...