DICTADOR 20 YEAR OLD 40%
Rhum De Melasse, Columbia, 70cl, Ref: 2779
Dictador 20 year old is a blend of different styles of rum that are aged, like sherry, in a solera. Richer, finer and more complex than its younger 12 year old brother, it is marked by heady roasted notes with dried and exotic fruit undertones.
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- Appearance : orangey copper.
- Nose : stimulating, heady. Notes of coffee are present in two different forms, one grilled and roasted and the other as a dessert, an éclair. Develops into dried fruit (almond and walnut), a few exotic fruits (guava, lichee and kaffir lime) and a few spices (gin
- Palate : smooth, silky. Brings back precise notes of toasted, crunchy coffee beans. This is covered in a layer of vanilla and acacia honey. Vegetal (cut hay) and delicately woody (oak and polish), it becomes increasingly fruity (orange, pear, peach and apricot). T
- Overall : long, rugged. Its floral perfumes are surprisingly long. These are backed up by grated ginger and citrus fruit zest. Then a cloud of ash settles on candied fruit (peach and grape). It lingers on to nutmeg, lime blossom and pine resin.
- The brand
In 1751, Severo Arango y Ferro arrived in Cartagena de Indias, a port city in Colombia, with the aim of developing trade there. A powerful man, he was rapidly given the name the “Dictador”. In 1913, Don Angel Nùnèz decided to set up his business there and founded his distillery, Destileria Colombiana. He went on to produce and distribute his wines and spirits locally for 40 years. After his death, his family picked up where he left off. At the dawn of the 21st century, the distillery gained access to the Caribbean zone when it was merged with a larger group; this generated new markets for its rums.
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Anonymous published 16/01/2019 following an order made on 06/01/2019
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