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CDI T.D.L Trinidad (Bottled for the 1802) 2003 19yr 57,1%

RX12495 Very good Pot Still Rum Single Cask 256 bottles Under 250€
“A symphony of mint, eucalyptus, and lush fruits with balance.”

Introducing the Trinidad (Bottled for the 1802), a limited release rum from the T.D.L distillery in Trinidad. Selected and bottled by the independent bottler Compagnie des Indes, this rum was distilled in 2003 from Molasses using a Pot Still. Aged for 19 years and boasting an ABV of 57,1%, this exclusive rum has only 256 bottles in circulation. Tasting notes reveal a complex and fresh aroma with hints of mint, wood, spice, red fruits, and coffee. Users describe it as a well-balanced rum with a touch of mint and flavors ranging from dark sweetness to fresh fruits. Comparisons to Cognac have been made, praising its engaging and unique character. Appreciated for its blend of intense and rounded taste, the Trinidad (Bottled for the 1802) has received favorable impressions from the RumX community.

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How does this rum taste?

Trinidad's T.D.L 2003 shines with a harmonious blend of menthol, eucalyptus, and ripe red fruits. Its complex, woody-spicy profile and balanced strength at 57.1% ABV delight with a lingering, fresh finish. A true collector's gem.

Most frequently mentioned flavors

Aroma

Minty Eucalyptus Woody Red fruits Fresh Spice

Taste

Minty Woody Red fruits Unknown Passion fruit Eucalyptus

Finish

Woody Astringent Spice Eucalyptus Roasted Black tea

Community reviews

8.8/1039 ratings
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8.8/10

“Rum or cognac? Could you say for sure in the blind tasting? I can't. Yes the TDL mint, along with ginger, cloves, citrus you can detect, but there is also the peach, grapey cognac flavors galore. Compared to the Caksus exclusive, the 1802 is brighter and fruitier and without the dark roasted aromas.The same picture in the mouth: mint and bright fruit - very cognacresque. My TDL Falernum to go with it. Actually tastes like a blend of the dirty 2001 and the fruity 2002s. Compared to the Caksus, the finish is much smoother and much less menthol-heavy, here the rösitge barrel does come out again and the alcohol remains perceptible, unfortunately. Very nice TDL.”

Aroma

Minty Ginger Unknown Peaches Yellow fruits

Taste

Minty Ginger Barrel Grapes Cognac
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8.9/10

“This is a TDL exactly to my taste! Lovely mint, eucalyptus, spice and burnt sugar on the nose!The palate first develops a dark sweetness that is followed by wood, spice and something toasty, then follows something dirty until again eucalyptus and mint spread out. Finally, ripe sour cherry appears...The finish is medium long with fresh mint, eucalyptus and red berries!This TDL is top notch! 👍🏻”

Aroma

Eucalyptus Minty Fresh Coffee Spice

Taste

Coffee Allspice Eucalyptus Minty Unknown
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8.8/10

“Un T.D.L haut en couleur qui met en avant sa maîtrise et son équilibre. Le menthol et l’eucalyptus frappe de plein fouet le nez avec les fruits rouges. Épices, tabac, boisé et cuir sont présents en trame de fond. Les fruits jaunes (pêche notamment) font leur entrée tardivement. Un nez très harmonieux, rond et équilibré. Le profil est aussi intense que varié en bouche. On perçoit les fruits jaunes et tropicaux, notamment le fruit de la passion, mais aussi la pêche, les fruits rouges et un soupçon de citron yuzu. Le menthol et l’eucalyptus se font remarquer, à côté de l’amertume du cuir, du café et du cacao. Les épices et le bois se conjuguent bien et offrent une harmonie globale très maîtrisée. L’alcool est très bien intégré. La finale est longue, très verte et fraîche, mais les fruits rouges et exotiques ne sont pas loin. L’amertume persiste aux côtés des épices, des tanins et des notes de thé noir. Une sélection très réussie, qui se distingue de la cuvée d’Excellence Rhum par une grande structure, un bel équilibre aromatique et une souplesse inouïe en bouche.”

Aroma

Minty Fresh Red fruits Unknown Dried fruit

Taste

Minty Fresh Yellow fruits Tropical fruit Mango

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What are the key facts about this rum?

Country
Distillery
RumX ID
RX12495
ABV
57,1%
Category
Pot Still Rum
Vintage
2003
Cask number
#MT32
Made from
Molasses
Distillation
Pot Still
Age
19 years
No. of bottles
256
Bottle volume
70cl
Price range
Under 250€
Type of spirit
Rum

What is the price trend for this rum?

185 €
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About the T.D.L distillery

The T.D.L distillery is located in Trinidad. Rums from T.D.L have been reviewed 3,566 times with an average of 8.3/10.


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