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Swell de Spirits Caroni Private Garden N°15 (InterCaves Limoges) HTR 1998 25yr 59,2%

RX18923 Very good Single Cask 140 bottles Above 250€
“Amazingly complex Caroni, fruity with a delightful smoky and dirty twist.”

Discover the allure of the "Private Garden N°15 (InterCaves Limoges) HTR," a distinguished Caroni 1998 release, meticulously selected by Swell de Spirits. This Trinidadian marvel, distilled from molasses and aged for 25 years, enamors with its robust 59.2% ABV and limited offering of just 140 bottles. Its bouquet unfurls notes of caramelized essence intertwined with a distinctive dirty character, elevated by roasted, tar, and smoky aromas. The palate experiences a symphony of smoky, dirty nuances, harmoniously balanced with fruity undertones, a hint of allspice, and a roasted depth. This Caroni's complexity is lauded for its unexpected fruitiness, blending classic dirty and smoky profiles with a surprising, gentle floral and fresh side, making it a unique and coveted find for enthusiasts and collectors alike.

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How does this rum taste?

A surprising blend of fruity and smoky notes with a Caroni signature dirtiness and mechanical workshop aromas. Balances caramel, fruit, and a touch of floral, finishing long and smoky. A unique, light yet complex Caroni, delighting with unexpected freshness.

Most frequently mentioned flavors

Aroma

Dirty Caramelized Roasted Oak Tar Smoky

Taste

Dirty Smoky Roasted Menthol Allspice Woody

Finish

Dirty Chocolate Espresso Dried fruit Citrus Peat

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What are the key facts about this rum?

Country
Distillery
Brand
Private Garden
RumX ID
RX18923
ABV
59,2%
Vintage
1998
Bottled
2023
Mark
HTR
Made from
Molasses
Age
25 years
No. of bottles
140
Bottle volume
50cl
Price range
Above 250€
Type of spirit
Rum

What is the price trend for this rum?

589 €
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About the Caroni distillery

The Caroni distillery is located in Trinidad. Rums from Caroni have been reviewed 6,512 times with an average of 8.8/10.


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