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Renegade Études New Bacolet (Upper Combe) 2021 1yr 55%

RX15030 Good Pot Still Rum 6,000 bottles Under 100€
“Intriguing aromas, fruity notes, and complex, grassy finish. Surprisingly delightful!”

Études New Bacolet (Upper Combe) from Renegade distillery in Grenada is a distinct rum, appreciated for its unique qualities. This limited release is aged for 18 months in American and French Oak casks, offering a complex profile. Most noted for its fruity aroma with highlights of green apple, raisin, and vegetal notes. The flavor is a delightful blend of sugarcane, raisin, plum, and oak, with subtle hints of marzipan and grassy undertones. While some find the alcohol integration a bit sharp, others appreciate its agricole character and distinct terroir influence. An intriguing choice for rum enthusiasts, both for sipping and sharing unique tasting experiences. Ideal for those seeking a blend of classic oak and fresh, fruity flavors.

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How does this rum taste?

The Études New Bacolet (Upper Combe) is a vibrant yet divisive rum. It boasts a sweet, grassy nose with hints of apple and pepper. The taste is bold but alcohol-heavy, with unique vegetal and marzipan notes.

Most frequently mentioned flavors

Aroma

Fruity Sugarcane Vegetal Raisin Green apple Fresh

Taste

Sugarcane Raisin Fruity Plum Oak Spice

Finish

Grass Sweet Soft Bitter Alcoholic Dry

Community reviews

7.0/1029 ratings
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7.6/10

“Tasted this interesting cane juice/Pot Still rum at Sweden Rumfest 2023. The Etudes is the second step in the Single Farm Origin development. The first step was totally unaged Pre Cask rum from different areas in Grenada. This is the distillate released 2021 as Pre Cask New Bacolet now aged for 18 months in first fill American Oak Casks and Premium French Oak Casks.”

Aroma

Fresh Fruity Sugarcane Oak

Taste

Fruity Sweet Plum Sugarcane Spice
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7.0/10

“Nice nose, reminds me of bourbon, a bit boring on the palate, alcohol not well integrated.”

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8.1/10

“Very different from the "Pearls". Less weird and maybe less exciting for some. Still very nice. More of a Spanish style ron combined with vegetal Agricole rhum. More American Oak in the base.”

Aroma

Vegetal Olive Agricole Green Honey

Taste

Waxes Honey Mineral Lemon Vegetal

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What are the key facts about this rum?

Country
Distillery
RumX ID
RX15030
ABV
55%
Category
Pot Still Rum
Vintage
2021
Made from
Sugar cane juice
Distillation
Pot Still
Age
1 years 7mo
No. of bottles
6000
Bottle volume
70cl
Price range
Under 100€
Type of spirit
Rum

What is the price trend for this rum?

52 €
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About the Renegade distillery

The Renegade distillery is located in Grenada. Rums from Renegade have been reviewed 309 times with an average of 7.4/10.


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