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The Overseas Trail

Alba Import • Caroni

78 /1005 ratings
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Facts about the rum

Country
Distillery
Bottler
Name
The Overseas Trail
ABV
46%
Vintage
1996
Made from
Molasses
Distillation
Column Still
Age
17 years
No. of bottles
275
ID
RX1578
Bottle volume
70cl
Price range
Under 50€
Category
Rum

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Summary

The The Overseas Trail was produced in Trinidad at the Caroni distillery. It was selected and bottled by the independent bottler Alba Import. It was distilled in 1996 from Molasses with a Column Still and then aged for 17 years. The rum has an ABV of 46%. This is a limited release and there are only 275 bottles.

5 community members rated this rum with an average of 78/100. The rum smells like Fruity, Synthetic and Green apple, and on the palate there is Spicy, Clove and Anise.

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Community reviews

78 /1005 ratings
COMMUNITY RATING

What does this rum taste like?

The flavor profile of The Overseas Trail is based on 5 user reviews. The RumX community has discovered the following associations:

Nosing associations

Fruity Synthetic Green apple Currants Platsic Bergamot

Taste associations

Spicy Clove Anise Licorice Salty

Finish associations

Licorice Synthetic

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Community comments

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75/100

Nase: fruchtig und leicht künstlich. Apfel und Bergamotte. Aber nicht so deutlich, eher stumpf. Und auch das künstliche hält sich zurück. Etwas angeschmorte Kabel oder Knetmasse. Gaumen: kaum noch Fruchtigkeit, kaum dreckig. Sehr verdünnt und kurz. Würzig ist er, Sternanis, Lakritz, viel Lakritz, etwas Nelke. Leicht salzig. Kurz im Abgang, hier ist Lakritz dominant, vielleicht noch etwas künstliches, aber insgesamt zu flach.

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About the distillery

The distillery Caroni is located in Trinidad. Rums from Caroni have been rated 3,007 times with an average of 88/100.

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