€ 5 000,00On request
Caroni 1983/2008 25yo 55%. A full proof heavy Trinidad rum, distilled in 1983 and aged 25 years before being bottled.
Bottled in 2008 as one of 1540 bottles.
Age: 25 yo
Number of bottles: 1540 on the label, but 1531 is correct
Bottle location: EUThis bottle is located in European Union
1 in stock
The Caroni 1983/2008 25yo 55% Full Proof Heavy Trinidad Rum stands as a testament to the illustrious legacy of the Caroni distillery. Representing a culmination of traditional distillation techniques and patient aging, this full-proof rum offers an experience unlike any other. Distilled in 1983 and meticulously aged for 25 years, this rum was bottled in 2008 in a limited run. With a mere 1531 bottles ever released, this creation by the discerning independent bottler Velier exudes exclusivity and rich heritage, ensuring its revered status among spirits enthusiasts worldwide.
Drawing you in with a deep and inviting hue, this molasses-based Caroni rum unfurls an enchanting bouquet of aromas. Whispers of seasoned oak intertwine with the soft allure of vanilla, the natural sweetness of raisins, the fruity undertones of apricot, and the comforting warmth of caramel. On tasting, its robust 55% ABV gracefully carries the velvety notes of rich oak, intense licorice, and the spiciness of black pepper, contrasted intriguingly with the signature Caroni tar. Each sip promises a journey through the annals of classic rum-making, as it marries age-old practices with a flavor profile that’s refreshingly unique. The Caroni 1983/2008, with its layers of taste and history, beckons connoisseurs to indulge in its depths and appreciate the art of rum-making, as showcased by the legendary Caroni distillery and Velier’s impeccable curation.