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CoR Foursquare Barbados No. 5 2008 12yr 60,3%

RX10856 Very good Pot & Column Still Rum Under 250€

Dive into an extraordinary rum experience with Barbados No. 5 from the renowned Foursquare distillery, brought to you by the masterful independent bottler, The Colours of Rum. This 12-year Pot and Column Still distilled rum, sourced from high-grade molasses, is an incredible find. The intense aroma teases the senses with hints of woody notes infused with an intriguing blend of strawberry, pastries, sour cherry, and papaya, capturing the essence of Caribbean spirit. Every sip reveals the rich, amber rum's unique character, showcasing a harmonious blend of roasted, cherry, dark chocolate, oak, and caramel flavors. Crafted with precision, this cask-strength rum with an ABV of 60.3% delivers a taste that's just as intriguing as its delightful aroma. The Barbados No. 5 is full of surprises, with tasting notes often describing it as uncharacteristic for a traditional Foursquare rum, but highly appealing for its distinct fruitiness and hints of roasted wood. It manages to stand out with its unexpected tones, making it a uniquely appealing choice for rum lovers everywhere. If you're searching for a distinct and high-quality rum that combines strength, complexity, and balance, the Barbados No. 5 is a perfect choice. Experience a taste out of the ordinary. Find Barbados No. 5 and let your senses journey into an unexpected twist of fruit and wood. This is a Foursquare rum, but not as you know it.

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How does this rum taste?

The "Barbados No. 5" is an unusually fruity, robust Foursquare rum with a surprising hint of cheese and notes of strawberry bubblegum. Challengingly unique from other Foursquares, its slightly salty, complex palate and refreshing variance makes it an exciting and commendable choice.

Most frequently mentioned flavors

Aroma

Strawberry Pastries Woody Sour cherry Papaya Bitter orange

Taste

Roasted Cherry Dark chocolate Oak Caramel Licorice

Finish

Roasted Tropical fruit Oak Coffee Woody Raisin

Community reviews

8.1/1014 ratings
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8.2/10

“Sehr untypischer Foursquare. Viel Frucht und Kaugimmi. Gefällt mir sehr gut.”

Aroma

Strawberry Woody Sour cherry Orange Vanilla

Taste

Blackberry Dark chocolate Intense Creamy Caramel
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7.9/10

“This is a very nice release and different from the normal ones. Very fruity and nice roasted wood.”

Aroma

Orange Woody Pastries Raisin Cherry

Taste

Woody Cherry Roasted Dark chocolate Licorice
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8.6/10

“Überraschend fruchtig dieser Foursquare kaum zu glauben daß er da herkommt. Gefällt mir richtig gut. Außergewöhnliche Abfüllung”

Aroma

Strawberry Pastries Papaya Woody

Taste

Dark chocolate Roasted Cherry Oak Caramel

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What are the key facts about this rum?

Country
Distillery
RumX ID
RX10856
ABV
60,3%
Category
Pot & Column Still Rum
Vintage
2008
Made from
Molasses
Distillation
Pot and Column Still
Age
12 years
Bottle volume
70cl
Price range
Under 250€
Type of spirit
Rum

What is the price trend for this rum?

113 €
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About the Foursquare distillery

The Foursquare distillery is located in Barbados. Rums from Foursquare have been reviewed 8,294 times with an average of 8.3/10.


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