Appleton Special Jamaica Rum possesses a delicate, fruity bouquet with hints of exotic spices and vanilla and a fuller yet bold taste.
Ultimate Beverage Challenge 89 points - A light golden color hints at the surprising amount of oak and positive oxidation that this rum has picked up from barrel aging. The result is a very pleasing, easygoing rum with exotic flavors of dried pineapple and candied fig. (Apr 2016)
This rum is a blend of pot- and column-column distilled rums, aged separately and the hand-blended. This should result in a richer, fuller flavor that rums that just meet the column distiller.
|Jamaica’s Nassau Valley is rum heaven, where Appleton Estate has been creating premium blended rums since 1749. Master Blender Joy Spence selects and oversees the blending of all Appleton Estate rums.