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Sansibar Caroni Selection Sansibar HTR 1997 18yr 51,9%

RX1618 Very good Single Cask 288 bottles Under 250€

Introducing the Selection Sansibar HTR, a unique and limited release from the renowned Caroni distillery in Trinidad. Distilled in 1997 and aged for 18 years, this molasses-based rum offers an exquisite combination of flavors for rum enthusiasts. With an ABV of 51.9%, this special edition comprises only 288 bottles. Many users appreciate its metallic, tar, fruity, and woody aroma, while on the palate, it offers a delightful mix of rubber, tar, woody, pineapple, and fruity notes. According to our RumX community members, this easy-sipping Caroni offers a memorable experience with its rich flavors and attractive appeal.

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How does this rum taste?

Most frequently mentioned flavors

Aroma

Metallic Tar Fruity Woody Rubber Molasses

Taste

Rubber Tar Woody Pineapple Fruity Tropical fruit

Finish

Tar Meaty

Community reviews

8.5/1014 ratings
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9.0/10

“C’est très bien fait. Après une longue aération, on retrouve tous les marqueurs qui font aimer un caroni. C’est un régal. Avec une belle longueur.”

Aroma

Metallic Tar Fruity Woody Rubber

Taste

Rubber Tar Woody Pineapple Fruity
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7.8/10

“Easy sipping Caroni.”

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8.8/10

“1er nez sur le métallique et le caoutchouc puis viens la suite, c'est rond et attirant. L'attaque est douce et chaude mais ne manque pourtant pas de saveurs et d'intensité, une compote de fruit et de caoutchouc onctueuse comme un chocolat chaud ♨ C'est très agréable.”

Aroma

Metallic Rubber Tar Molasses Passion fruit

Taste

Tropical fruit Rubber Tar Woody Dark chocolate

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What are the key facts about this rum?

Country
Distillery
Bottler
RumX ID
RX1618
ABV
51,9%
Vintage
1997
Cask number
#861
Mark
HTR
Made from
Molasses
Age
18 years
No. of bottles
288
Bottle volume
70cl
Price range
Under 250€
Type of spirit
Rum

What is the price trend for this rum?

224 €
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Community purchase statistics

The RumX community has already added 12 bottles to their collections:

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About the Caroni distillery

The Caroni distillery is located in Trinidad. Rums from Caroni have been reviewed 6,610 times with an average of 8.8/10.


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