La Maison du Rhum Panama 2009
La Maison du Rhum Panama 2009 is a 10 year old rum, matured in ex Palo Cortado sherry casks. This edition is limited to 4571 bottles worldwide.Country of origin Panama
american oak & ex-Palo Cortado barrel finish
The tradition of sugar production in Panama has existed for decades. Over 1,200 hectares are dedicated to the production of rum, which today has become one of the finest collections of barrels dedicated to this nectar. Its soil is constantly replenished wiht a wealth of nutrients and minerals from its active volcanoes. From this life giving terroir, the most beautiful sugar cane flourishes which is later transformed into high quality molasses and distilled in columns. This bottling was selected for the collection of La Maison du Rhum, which reunited exceptional products from the most reputable distilleries in their respective countries.
Open on the nose with smoky notes. A smooth attack on dried fruits aromas, evolving on exotic fruits jam, prunes and figs aromas in mid-palate. A pretty long finish reminding the nose
La Maison du Rhum
The collection of La Maison du Rhum, which brings together some of the most renowned distilleries in their countries, consists of exceptional bottlings reserved for French amateurs from all over the world. Through the many origins, whether it is a rum, a rhum or a ron made from pure cane juice, molasses or cane honey, there are different traditions of know-how. The varied characteristics of rum are also expressed through the techniques and personalities of the master istillers and cellar masters. La Maison du Rhum brings together alcohols of great finesse and rarity with a strict choice of vintages, ages, types of stills and aging. So many parameters that will make the diversity of the rum world which the Maison du Rhum values.
The objective of this selection is to highlight each origin, each style to make us travel as close as possible to rum-producing countries and even to prestigious distilleries whose reputation is well established. The journeys make up the palace - Venezuela, Guatemala, Colombia, Trinidad and Tobago, Guadeloupe, Martinique, Saint Lucia, Reunion - embark on a real cruise of taste discoveries. To present its collection, the Maison has chosen to call on a rum enthusiast and collector of old labels as a source of inspiration for the packaging of its bottles.
La Maison du Rhum
A signature brand of Dugas, la Maison du Rhum brings together rums with authentic history, distinctive aromatic profiles and a true sense of origin. In addition, each cask has been carefully selected from each distillery by Mr Dugas and his rum masters. These exclusive rum casks were aged and blended in their home country, from all over the world, and bottled exclusively by Dugas in France.
One will find an extraordinary diversity of flavours and styles, from each and everyone of the casks, due to the different sugar basis molasses, sugarcane honey or pure “ sugarcane juice, offering different styles of rum French, English & Spanish. The unique labels in the series were inspired by vintage rum labels that we found in the collection of a rum aficionado.