BANKS 7 Golden Age Sans Etui 43%
Rum, Carribean, 70cl, Ref: 17130SE
Our experts reviews“ 80 points, Serge Valentin on Whiskyfun, 6 September 2013
This blended rum boasts an exceptional pedigree: Jamaica, Guyana, Java, Trinidad, Guatemala, Panama and Barbados. The cohesiveness with which it unfurls its aromatic and gustatory palette is remarkable, and is a tribute to its master blender, who succeede
Style: Balanced, subtle. Nose: Bitter oranges, heady florals and tropical fruits. Palate: Dense, complex, a refined woody aspect. Finish: Long, warm. A plethora of fruit jam.
Awards94/100, Excellent, Highly Recommended, Ultimate Spirits Challenge 2013
- Appearance : orangey copper.
- Nose : balanced, subtle. Goes back and forth between artichoke hearts, bitter oranges, leather, heady florals (geranium, iris), exotic fruits (mango, passion fruit), cocoa beans and nutmeg. A classic sense of serenity emanates from its aromatic palette.
- Palate : dense, complex. The finesse of the woody aspect is accentuated by notes of vanilla and a fine layer of salted caramel. Its fruits hesitate between the exotic (kiwi, passion fruit, persimmon) and the classic (apricot, pear). Ultimately, it leans towards th
- Overall : long, warm. It offers up a plethora of jams and coulis scented with essence of rose. Saturated in spices and vegetal and herbaceous notes. The retro-nasal olfaction unleashes aromas of cucumber while the empty glass focuses on cocoa powder, turmeric and a
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