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Destileria Carupano Reserva 6 Especial 6yr 40%

RX11275 Pleasant Column Still Rum Under 50€
“Surprisingly decent, clean caramel flavor, good in cocktails.”

Introducing the Reserva 6 Especial, a Venezuelan rum produced at the Destileria Carupano distillery. This 6-year-old rum is distilled from molasses using a Column Still and has an ABV of 40%. Tasting notes reveal a delightful aroma of vanilla, spice, butterscotch, bitter, and pineapple. On the palate, you can expect flavors of pineapple, alcoholic bitterness, caramel, and a touch of sweetness. Our RumX community members have shared their experience with this rum, describing it as having caramel, vanilla, fresh alcohol underlined by roasted smell and spiciness, and a short finish. Give this Reserva 6 Especial a try and see if you can pick up on these tasting notes yourself.

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How does this rum taste?

Reserva 6 Especial, a Venezuelan rum from Destileria Carupano, presents a strong toffee and caramel profile with hints of vanilla. Despite its simplicity and quick finish, its clean taste is appreciated by some, especially as a cocktail base.

Most frequently mentioned flavors

Aroma

Vanilla Pineapple Spice Butterscotch Bitter Sweet

Taste

Pineapple Alcoholic Bitter Caramel Sweet Mild

Finish

Peppery Pineapple Woody Oily OrangePeal Sweet

Community reviews

6.0/1031 ratings
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4.9/10

“Bitter with a very short finish.”

Aroma

Bitter Sweet Vanilla Fruits

Taste

Bitter Sweet Vanilla Fruits
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6.0/10

“Overall: Better than expected but nowhere near great. Nose: Very strong toffee (think Werther’s Original) Palate: Delivers on the toffee on both the attack and the palate. Finish: Like most Venezuelan’s I’ve tried it dissipates so fast you barely remember it was ever there. I am generally not a fan of Venezuelan rums. I find they dissipate too quickly and when you are lucky enough to find an undosed one they are often rather generic and uninteresting. However, I must admit this one was better than I expected and I’ve had far worse light bodied rums than this. I also appreciate that this thing is probably not dosed up and sugared like many other Venezuelans, for sure at least not as much as Diplomatico.”

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8.2/10

“Surprisingly good clean, looking farward to test it in a cocktail”

Aroma

Bitter Sugarcane Floral Pineapple Citrus

Taste

Pineapple Alcoholic Brown sugar Bitter Tropical fruit

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What are the key facts about this rum?

Country
Distillery
RumX ID
RX11275
ABV
40%
Category
Column Still Rum
Made from
Molasses
Distillation
Column Still
Age
6 years
Bottle volume
70cl
Price range
Under 50€
Type of spirit
Rum

What is the price trend for this rum?

34 €
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About the Destileria Carupano distillery

The Destileria Carupano distillery is located in Venezuela. Rums from Destileria Carupano have been reviewed 154 times with an average of 6.5/10.


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