Rum Admiral Rodney Royal Oak Santa Lucia
|Cellar||Santa Lucia Distillery|
Strike of the St.Lucia distillery in terms of aging and complexity, it is a 100% rum produced by continuous distillation, as a blend of rums aged in different American oak barrels: Jim Beam, Jack Daniels and Buffalo Trace.
The Admiral Rodney Rum line represents the oldest and most complex production of St. Lucia Distilleries. This rum takes the name of one of the ships used during the battle of the saints. The production process involves, after a long fermentation of molasses in open tanks with indigenous yeasts, distillation in column and discontinuous alembics. For aging we use American oak barrels previously used for Bourbon Whiskey, Sherry or Cognac. Only after maturation, of 7-12 years, we proceed to the blend.
An immediately attractive and complex nose. Fruits, plums, raisins and toasted oak. Vanilla, spices, chocolate and creme brulee are revealed on the palate. P> Bright amber-colored on the nose it smells of plums, raisins, toasted oak and tropical spices. Intense aromas of grapes on the palate sweet sultanas, tobacco, chocolate and vanilla are enhanced in one final complex and persistent.