La Maison du Rhum Trinidad & Tobago 2008
La Maison du Rhum Trinidad & Tobago 2008 is an 11 year old rum matured in ex-Bourbon and ex-Amontillado casks. This edition is limited to 1829 bottles wordlwide.Country of origin Trinidad & Tobago
ex-Bourbon barrel finish
On the small Caribbean Island of Trinidad & Tobago, one of the original birthplaces of rum, the culture of sugarcane dates back to the 18th century. Originally colonized by the Spanish and then the English, today the nation remains true to its British heritage by producing traditional rums distilled from column stills. The superb sugarcane “eau-de-vie” has made Trinidad & Tobago one of the most reputable distillers of fine rum.
Open on the nose with burnt wood and dried vanilla notes. A supple attack, quickly evolving on tobbacco, cigar box and liquorice aromas in mid-palate. A long and beautiful finish with dried fruits notes.
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.