Ultimate Beverage Challenge 85 points - (Tried & True Award)- Attractive nut brown color. Aroma is animated, full, with hints of molasses, brown sugar, brown rice, soy, honey. Taste profile features the honey and molasses elements most of all, with side flavors of mint, herbs, grass, treacle. Intriguing aftertaste which is drier than the midpalate and pleasingly toasty. (Apr 2016)
Originated to commemorate the martyrs of the Virginius Affair of its namesake year BACARDIĀ® 1873 Solera is the original, light-bodied, single barrelled sipping rum. A blend of a very rich distillate it is aged for up to three years in newly charred and carefully selected oak casks; it is blended to achieve characteristic BACARDIĀ® smoothness.