€ 1 300,00On request
Caroni 34th Release. Distilled in 1996 and fully matured in Trinidad. Bottled in 2016. 100 proof heavy Trinidad rum. Caroni 1996/2016 20yo 34th Release is a Trinidadian masterpiece handpicked by Velier, boasting a legacy as rare as the number of bottles produced.
One of just 1466 bottles.
Number of bottles: 3800 on the label, but 1466 is correct
1 in stock
A Velier-Selected Trinidadian Masterpiece with a Legacy as Rare as Its Bottle Count
A genuine marvel in the world of fine rums, the Caroni 1996/2016 20yo 34th Release from Velier is a limited masterpiece of only 1466 bottles. Featuring a robust ABV of 57,18%, this 20-year-old Trinidadian rum encapsulates decades of masterful distillation and aging, earning an impressive 9.1/10 rating from the RumX community.
Distilled in 1996 and maturing for 20 years in Trinidad, this exceptional rum is an exemplar of Velier’s dedication to quality and craft. Its bouquet unfurls a captivating tapestry of aromas, ranging from vanilla and tropical fruits to the distinctive essence of solvents, barrel, and tar. The tasting journey is equally compelling, revealing a complex flavor profile underscored by tar, balanced spiciness, and intricate layers of vanilla and tropical fruit. The finish is a masterstroke, long-lasting and cask-focused, leaving a sense of warmth and a lingering astringency. Showcasing the iconic Caroni traits of tar, rubber, and wood, this 34th Release stands as a testament to the Caroni distillery’s unparalleled skill in creating rums that are simultaneously bold, fruity, and impeccably balanced. For any Caroni aficionado, this bottle is not just a must-have—it’s a priceless addition to any serious rum collection.