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CDI Caraibes 5yr 40%

“Fruity, easy-drinking entry-level rum, sweet with a smooth finish.”

The Compagnie des Indes Caraibes is a 5-year-old rum produced from molasses in multiple countries and bottled by the independent bottler Compagnie des Indes. With an ABV of 40%, this rum has a woody, tropical fruit, alcoholic, raisin, and sweet aroma. Its taste is characterized by sweet, dried fruit, tropical fruit, light, and alcoholic notes. RumX users perceive it as a light entry-level blend with dominant citrus and flowery aromas, resulting in a fruity and mildly sweet experience. This rum is considered an easy sipper with a pleasant balance and can serve as an accessible introduction to the world of rum.

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How does this rum taste?

A light, fruity Caraibes blend with a subtle sweetness and citrus dominance. It offers an easy entry to rum with a pleasant, albeit brief, finish. Some find it overpriced and overly diluted; perfect for newcomers, not for seasoned aficionados.

Most frequently mentioned flavors


Woody Tropical fruit Alcoholic Raisin Fruity Sweet


Sweet Dried fruit Light Tropical fruit Alcoholic Mild


Oily Light Sweet Dried fruit Tobacco Herbal

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“Got a sample of this rum from RR Tasting Club some time ago. Compagnie des Indes Caraibes is a blend of rums from Guyana, Barbados and Trinidad. The color is quite pale and I haven’t found anything about aging, but I suppose it’s a quite young rum. I don’t recognize rum from Guyana or Barbados in the blend, so I suppose it’s mostly rum from Trinidad in the blend. Overall it’s too bland for my taste and nothing to write home about.”


Fruits Rubber Cinnamon Woody Balanced


Fruits Sweet Spice
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“Un nez pâtissier avec du Grand Marnier avec un alcool présent mais pas envahissant. Une entrée de bouche discrète puis une belle montée en puissance mais ça retombe assez vite. Banane surmûre. Une finale plus longe que de CDI Latino. Un rhum marqué par l’orange ou plutôt le Grand Marnier.”


Alcoholic Orange Bitter orange


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“A light entry-level blend, unfortunately sweetened. Citrus and flowery aromas I attribute to the Trinidad component, the slightly bitter note to Guyana. The Citrus is quite dominant, but not to the level of certain artificially flavored products.”


Vanilla Citrus Fruity


Sweet Light Citrus Spicy Caramelized

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What are the key facts about this rum?

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5 years
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Price range
Under 50€
Type of spirit

What is the price trend for this rum?

26 €
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