Beloved rum line Plantation has unveiled its newest restricted version rum, Guyana 2007. The bottling celebrates marine animals native to conventional rum areas.
Plantation Guyana 2007 is the fourth bottling within the Maison Ferrand-owned model’s Underneath the Sea Classic assortment No 2, it contains a mix of rums produced in column and pot stills that have been aged in each Guyana and France. It was chosen from the cellars of Demerara Distillers Restricted, the place it had been maturing for 13 years in ex-Bourbon casks, by the managing director and rum historian at West Indies Rum Distillery, Andrew Hassell. It was then transferred to French oak casks to complete in Javrezac, France, to age for an extra two years.
The expression is the results of one-week fermentations that have been distilled in three historic stills: the Port Mourant double wood pot nonetheless, the French Savalle four-column steel nonetheless and the Enmore Picket Coffey nonetheless.
Plantation Guyana 2007 was made in collaboration with Alexandre Gabriel, proprietor and grasp blender of Plantation Rum, and Shaun Caleb, grasp distiller of Demerara Distillers Restricted. On the nostril, it delivers aromas of cocoa, almond, and banana, which opens as much as orange, caramel, and tobacco on the palate. The end is described as lengthy and spicy.
Bottled at 51% ABV, the rum is priced at £72.95 ($81 USD) per 700ml. For extra data, head over to the model’s official web site.
In July, Plantation unveiled Excessive Assortment No. 5, a trio of limited-edition classic rums from the West Indies Rum Distillery.