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Swell de Spirits DDL Flashback series #3 ABV 1995 53,4%

RX12492 Very good Pot Still Rum 240 bottles Under 250€
“Balanced Demerara, fruity with smoky notes, delightfully complex and robust.”

Flashback series #3 ABV is a unique rum produced in Guyana at the Demerara Distillers Ltd distillery, selected and bottled by the independent bottler Swell de Spirits. Distilled in 1995 from molasses using a Double Wooden Pot Still, this limited release has only 240 bottles at a cask strength of 53.4% ABV. RumX users have praised its pleasant and subtle Uitvlugt character, with a fragrant and fruity nose boasting notes of eucalyptus, nutty, cereal, smoky, and buttery. The flavor profile includes oak, brown sugar, smoky, mango, and passion fruit, making it an intriguing and well-rounded rum. Some users noted its unusual freshness and palate dominated by a pleasant citrus touch. A truly exceptional rum for enthusiasts and collectors alike.

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How does this rum taste?

This limited Guyanese rum, with its balanced blend of light fruits, smoky wood, and hints of licorice, boasts a boldness at 53.4% ABV. Its complex profile with dry, oily notes and evolving flavors delights with a harmonious cask strength character.

Most frequently mentioned flavors

Aroma

Eucalyptus Oak Vanilla Smoky Cereal Nutty

Taste

Oak Smoky Mango Dry Woody Eucalyptus

Finish

Brown sugar Barrel Smoky Warm Dry Woody

Community reviews

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8.0/10

“Sehr ungewöhnlich frischer fast schon grüner uitvlugt. Toll ist vor allem die Note nach frischer Zitronenschale. Alles in allem dominiert für mich aber Mal wieder der angekaute und leicht angekokelte Bleistift mit dem ich nicht warm werde. Von den hier beschriebenen Fruchtnoten nehme ich nichts wahr... Maximal etwas Lavendel Arznei Tee aber dass wars dann auch😄”

Aroma

Unknown Fruitcake Nutty Eucalyptus Unknown

Taste

Unknown Oak Smoky Fresh Unknown
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8.5/10

“#4082 I'd say the price tag matches what you get with this release. A really nicely balanced Demerara with light fruits and smoky wood notes. The palate is lightly dry and oily and I like the light floral note in the profile. The empty glass is really nice and I can pick up some licorice and black tea notes.”

Aroma

Woody Smoky Vanilla Citrus Cherry

Taste

Woody Smoky Dry Fresh Cherry
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8.5/10

“Surprisingly balanced Port Mourant, in direct comparison to other continental aged PM release already downright mild. Pleasant wood aromas meet herbs and kitchen spices and subtle fruit sweetness. Exciting PM vintage.”

Aroma

Eucalyptus Vanilla Citrus Oak Green pepper

Taste

Oak Smoky Eucalyptus Tea Unknown

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What are the key facts about this rum?

Country
RumX ID
RX12492
ABV
53,4%
Category
Pot Still Rum
Vintage
1995
Mark
ABV
Made from
Molasses
Distillation
Double Wooden Pot Still
No. of bottles
240
Bottle volume
50cl
Price range
Under 250€
Type of spirit
Rum

What is the price trend for this rum?

187 €
Ø Market value

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The RumX community has already added 32 bottles to their collections:

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