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Mount Gay Black Barrel Cask Strength 66%

“Incredible, fruity, smooth, and chocolaty with a nicely balanced strong kick.”

Discover the captivating allure of the Black Barrel Cask Strength from the esteemed Mount Gay distillery in Barbados. Crafted from rich molasses and bottled at an impressive 66% ABV, this cask strength treasure unfolds with an aromatic bouquet of coconut, dried fruit, and roasted nuts, complemented by a hint of milk chocolate. Dive into a palate brimming with roasted flavors, chocolate sophistication, and hints of dry banana and coconut, offering a harmonious and full-bodied experience. The balance between its robust ABV and the warmth of wood creates a memorable sipping rum. Praised for its beautifully integrated alcohol and smooth, chocolatey finish, it's a must-try for enthusiasts seeking a genuine taste of Barbados craftsmanship.

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How does this rum taste?

A strong, fruity Barbados rum with a deep, charred warmth. Offers vibrant notes of citrus, vanilla, and spices, subtly balanced with caramel and dark chocolate. Despite its potent 66% ABV, it's surprisingly smooth and finishes with a gentle fruitiness.

Most frequently mentioned flavors

Aroma

Coconut Dried fruit Milk chocolate Honey Roasted nuts Woody

Taste

Roasted Banana Dry Chocolate Coconut Woody

Finish

Dry Coconut Chocolate Banana Cocoa Woody

Community reviews

8.5/1015 ratings
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8.7/10

“#4167 I have been through quite a few Mount Gays and the top releases are usually pretty good. So is this one. Fruity with roasted wood and a warm and lightly dry palate. Good balance between the flavours and ABV.”

Aroma

Coconut Woody Dried fruit Roasted Anise

Taste

Woody Roasted Coconut Banana Dry
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8.6/10

“Extremely horny fullproof black barrel! Very round and harmonious, makes itself really good in the Corn'n'Oil!”

Aroma

Coconut Roasted nuts Chocolate Woody Milk chocolate

Taste

Roasted Chocolate Roasted nuts Banana Mocha
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8.7/10

“Superbe version du Black Barrel en version brut de futs. Content d’avoir pu mettre la main sur une quille exclusive à la distillerie!”

Aroma

Coconut Milk chocolate Roasted nuts Clove Honey

Taste

Coconut Chocolate Roasted Mocha Banana

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What are the key facts about this rum?

Country
Distillery
RumX ID
RX15551
ABV
66%
Made from
Molasses
Bottle volume
70cl
Price range
Under 250€
Type of spirit
Rum

What is the price trend for this rum?

127 €
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The RumX community has already added 8 bottles to their collections:

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About the Mount Gay distillery

The Mount Gay distillery is located in Barbados. Rums from Mount Gay have been reviewed 1,979 times with an average of 8.0/10.


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