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Rum Sponge No. 8 JMH

Decadent Drinks LTD • Hampden

88 /10012 ratings
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Facts about the rum

Country
Jamaica
Distillery
Hampden
Brand
Rum Sponge
Name
No. 8
ABV
55,4%
Vintage
2001
Cask number
#V00 & V01
Mark
JMH
Made from
Molasses
Distillation
Pot Still
Age
20 years
No. of bottles
420
ID
RX10860

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Summary

The Rum Sponge No. 8 JMH was produced in Jamaica at the Hampden distillery. It was selected and bottled by the independent bottler Decadent Drinks LTD. It was distilled in 2001 from Molasses with a Pot Still and then aged for 20 years. The rum has an ABV of 55,4% and the mark is JMH. This is a limited release and there are only 420 bottles.

12 community members rated this rum with an average of 88/100. The rum smells like Pineapple, Ester and Funky, and on the palate there is Caramel, Ester and Olive.

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88 /10012 ratings
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Nosing associations

Pineapple Ester Funky Demerara sugar Glue Vegetal Olive

Taste associations

Caramel Ester Olive Complex Woody Pineapple Tropical fruit

Finish associations

Pineapple Brown sugar Chemical Ester Banana Woody Complex

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88/100

This sample arrive with he previous one and I'd loved a bottle of this one as well. A very good take on Jamaica indeed. The nose is funky with ester and fermentation notes followed by fruits and sweet vanilla. The palate is also funky with ester, tar and varnish followed by fruit and woody vanilla. The finish is long and warm with wood, ester and lovely fruit.

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95/100

J’aime énormément ce rhum

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89/100

Very light and fragrant Jamaican blend. Well balanced with strong fruit flavours present without dominating. Very easy to sip at 55%, and more than enjoyable

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85/100

3e rhum Jamaicain de Rum Sponge qu'il m'est donné de goûter. Les 2 premiers étaient très bon. Le 3e est sur la même lignée. Le nez est riche est envoûtant. Du fruit, du fruit, du fruit, du funky. Qu'est ce que c'est agréable ! En bouche, l'alcool est là, piquant. Mais le fruit est bien présent : un ananas doux, une banane très mure. Puis du bois et du poivre en fin de bouche. Ce fruit reste très présent en bouche après la fin de la dégustation. C'est franchement très agréable. Un bonbon qui pique !

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84/100

Die Idee des Blends finde ich gut. Nase auch echt fein, aber am Gaumen ist er deutlich verwässert.

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88/100

פנטסטי!

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  • 11 closed bottles
  • 4 opened bottles
  • 1 emptied bottles

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About the distillery

The distillery Hampden is located in Jamaica. Rums from Hampden have been rated 4216 times with an average of 85/100.

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