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Rum Artesanal Jamaica Rum VRW

Heinz Eggert GmbH • Long Pond

87 /10024 ratings

Facts about the rum

Long Pond
Rum Artesanal
Jamaica Rum
Cask number
Made from
Pot Still
17 years
No. of bottles

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The Rum Artesanal Jamaica Rum VRW was produced in Jamaica at the Long Pond distillery. It was selected and bottled by the independent bottler Heinz Eggert GmbH. It was distilled in 2000 from Molasses with a Pot Still and then aged for 17 years. The rum has an ABV of 62.5% and the mark is VRW. This is a limited release and there are only 306 bottles.

24 community members rated this rum with an average of 87/100. The rum smells like Pineapple, Citrus and Ester, and on the palate there is Ester, Spicy and Salty.

Community reviews

87 /10024 ratings

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Nosing associations

Pineapple Citrus Ester Mango Marzipan Melon Honey

Taste associations

Ester Spicy Salty Tropical fruit Woody Citrus Intense

Finish associations

Woody Bitter Tropical fruit Funky Intense Mineral Glue

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Meine Long Pond Referenz. Und das zu einem unschlagbaren PLV!

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I was looking forward to try this rum, to better compare how could perform a continental ageing vs tropical. Gotta say that this one appears more “gentle” in terms of funk, as the fruity notes (pineapple, mango) are not-so-rotten as in a NRJ Vale Royal or TECC, leaving more room to play for other flavors, like orange marmalade with a pinch of metallic and acetone. The palate is surprisingly different, I do get the same fruity notes and immediately after a spicy and funky kick, along with some wood. The rum leaves an odd (but not unpleasant) bitter note on the finish, that reminds me when you inadvertently chew an orange peel. All in all, I keep WORSHIPING the estery, bold, extremely astringent tropical long ponds, but this is indeed way more approachable ;)

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sehr entspannter VRW. dieses Mark gefällt mir einfach echt gut. nicht zu viel Ester, etwas Honigmelone, Ananas und Traube an der Nase, sowie etwas Vanille, Honig und Marzipan. geschmacklich dann leicht salzig, buttrig süß nach Brioche, leicht holzig, dazu buttrige Ester Noten, etwas Mokka, Banane und gebrannte Mandeln, sowie Leder und etwas kräuterig im Abgang. schönes Ding und super Smooth!🤙 im Mai Tai hat er leider nicht so überzeugt wie erhofft sonst gäbs ne noch höhere Bewertung

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nicht zuletzt durh das höhere ABV, auch etwas fordernder und spannender als der Nobilis LP 2000. An der Nase Grapefruit, Apfel und frische Kräuter, Muskat und Karamell. Der Gaumen ist sehr würzig, im Abgang zunächst gebrannter Zucker, der durch eine (angenehme) Bitternote abgelöst wird.

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Long Pond at it's Best. Super ausgewogen. Lecker Ester, dabei trotzdem cremig weich.

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RA / Nobilis / TRC: Very nice and mellow fruity notes with honey in all three. TRC is noticeable more woody/aged on the nose, however. RA most fruity and powerful on the palate. Nobilis somewhat tamed with noticeable less fruits. Wood and some smoke enter the picture. TRC with very nice combination of wood and fruits. Most elegant of the trio. Nice vintage/mark for enjoyable Jamaican sippers. 😊

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Sehr schöner LP, mir persönlich ein bisschen zu langweilig

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La longueur !! Ça sent le sucre à plein nez sur la fin.. Très intéressant..

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Hammer! Einer der Besten LPs

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Wow! Mega Long Pond!

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  • 41 closed bottles
  • 7 opened bottles
  • 6 emptied bottles

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About the distillery

The distillery Long Pond is located in Jamaica. Rums from Long Pond have been rated 1212 times with an average of 86/100.

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