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Long Pond Rare Cask VRW 2003 18yr 60%

RX14508 Very good Pot Still Rum Single Cask Above 250€

Discover the exquisite and sophisticated "Rare Cask VRW" rum from the renowned Long Pond distillery in Jamaica. Produced in 2003 using molasses and distilled with a John Dore Pot Still, this exceptional 18-year-old rum offers a harmonious blend of aromatic and flavorful complexity. Indulge in the captivating nose of nail polish, woody notes, red fruits, and candied nuances that will delight your senses. The Rare Cask VRW takes your taste buds on a flavor journey, showcasing a perfect balance of woody elegance, ginger spiciness, and tropical pineapple notes. This cask strength rum, bottled at an impressive 60% ABV, showcases its heritage and artistry in every sip. Experience the alluring world of Jamaican rum and the distinctive qualities of Long Pond's masterful craft. A truly remarkable offering, the Rare Cask VRW has found resonance with rum enthusiasts worldwide, confirming its status as a premium and collectible spirit. With its high ester content and perfectly integrated alcohol, this rum becomes a versatile and indispensable addition to any rum connoisseur's collection. However, one must be prepared for the premium pricing that accompanies such an exceptional aged rum. Immerse yourself in the unforgettable experience of Rare Cask VRW, a testament to the extraordinary skill and passion of the Long Pond distillery.

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How does this rum taste?

The Rare Cask VRW presents a punch of genuine Jamaican funk, complemented by complex fruitiness on a wooden platter. Despite its high ABV, its alcohol is seamlessly integrated. However, its elevated price point is considered excessive, even for its distinctive quality.

Most frequently mentioned flavors


Nail polish Ester Woody Complex Pineapple Candied


Woody Complex Elegant Tropical fruit Baking spices Ginger


Woody Banana Pineapple Elegant Baking spices Ester

Community reviews

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“Deuxième cuvée officielle de Long Pond, ce rhum sait faire parler ses atouts. Très élégant, le nez assemble parfaitement les notes d’esters et de vernis à ongles aux fruits exotiques et aux fruits rouges, le tout arrondi par le massepain, des épices douces et un boisé bien fondu. En bouche, une véritable concentration aromatique se forme sur les fruits tropicaux : banane, ananas, fruit de la passion, papaye, sans oublier les agrumes (zestes de citron) s’expriment librement. Le boisé épicé et les esters sont ici plus en retrait. L’alcool est très bien intégré. La finale, relativement longue, reprend la main avec les esters, le vernis, le boisé aux épices parfumées et les fruits exotiques. Un très bon rhum sur le papier, qui a tout pour plaire à un détail près : le prix, ici stratosphérique et incohérent pour une cuvée pareil.”


Nail polish Woody Complex Red fruits Tropical fruit


Tropical fruit Pineapple Banana Papaya Passion fruit
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“Very good, complex Long Pond! The price is of course rather absurd...”

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“Needs very long time to open up. Nevertheless, alcohol remains rather dominat on the nose. Very nice on the palate. Intense yet complex and very elegant. Verdict: nose somewhat disappointing. Palate very good, (European) price absolutely insane -> don’t buy this 🙃”


Nail polish Woody Complex Dried fruit Red fruits


Baking spices Red fruits Woody Complex Elegant

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What are the key facts about this rum?

Pot Still Rum
Made from
John Dore Pot Still
18 years
Bottle volume
Price range
Above 250€
Type of spirit

What is the price trend for this rum?

645 €
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About the Long Pond distillery

The Long Pond distillery is located in Jamaica. Rums from Long Pond have been reviewed 3,767 times with an average of 8.5/10.

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