€ 1 000,00On request
Step into the world of fine rums with the Caroni 1994/2017 23yo 57,18% 36th Release – a true Caroni masterpiece, aged 23 years. Branded as “Caroni rum 23yo”, this luxury spirit charms rum lovers of all levels with its deep, dark luxurious flavours and fascinating notes of tar, mint, and bicycle tube.
Age: 23 yo
Number of bottles: 6642
1 in stock
Meet the 36th Release Heavy Trinidad Rum Guyana Stock HTR, a shining example of masterful rum craftsmanship from the revered Caroni distillery in Trinidad. Selected and bottled by independent bottler Velier, this “Caroni 1994” vintage is the fruit of an exceptional molasses-based distillation. Aged to perfection for 23 years, with initial maturation in Trinidad until 2008 and further aging at DDL in Guyana until 2017, this rum has undergone a rare double maturation process that gives it a unique depth and complexity.
Prepare to be enveloped by the rich aroma of this exceptional rum, where notes of vanilla, tar, leather, and bicycle tube mingle with a subtle hint of tobacco. Each sip unveils deep, complex flavours of tar, bitterness, mint, wood, and the intriguing bicycle tube. This rum balances its powerful profile with tropical fruit undertones of mango and banana, enhanced by the warmth and richness imparted by the wooden casks.
With an impressively full-bodied palate and lingering finish, the 36th Release Heavy Trinidad Rum Guyana Stock HTR impresses with subtle hints of wood, spice, and a classic Caroni essence. This rum offers a remarkable blend of deep, dark, and luxurious flavours, reflecting the very best of Caroni distillery’s heritage. With a limited release of only 6642 bottles, this rum, often referred to as “Caroni rum 23yo,” is a rare gem that deserves a place in the collections of connoisseurs and collectors alike.
Serge Valentin, a renowned spirits critic, appreciated its complex flavour profile, giving it a remarkable 90/100 points. In his words: “It’s big, it’s oaky, but indeed I like it much, much better. Some kind of mentholy orange marmalade, fir honey, heavy liquorice, Corsican myrtle liqueur, Italian porcini powder, tar, crème de menthe… A rather perfect old Caroni that managed to keep all the heavy oak under control.”
Don’t miss out on the chance to savour the Caroni 1994/2017 23yo 57,18% 36th Release, a rum that truly embodies the exceptional and unique charm of Caroni’s rum heritage. This “Caroni 1994” vintage is a rum for those who appreciate the rare and luxurious, and a must-try for any true rum aficionado.