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Velier Karukera Single Cask 2008 11yr 53,4%

RX2711 Very good Column Still Rum Single Cask 253 bottles Under 250€

Discover the exquisite excellence of the Single Cask rum from the Karukera distillery in Guadeloupe, carefully chosen and bottled by the distinguished independent bottler Velier. This 11-year-old masterpiece, distilled in 2008, is crafted from premium sugar cane juice and column distilled, resulting in a rum character that is uniquely elegant and intriguing. With a limited release of 253 bottles, it is indeed a rare find for rum enthusiasts. Indulge your senses with its fresh and alluring aroma, perfectively intertwined with notes of vanilla, agricole and an array of fruits. It's an olfactory celebration that ignites anticipation for the flavors that await. Be prepared to be seduced by a sweet symphony of flavours, harmoniously blending woody tones with spicy highlights of nutmeg and a compelling hint of tobacco. This stellar rum is imbibed with a well-rounded warmth, testament to its 53.4% ABV. Every sip of this stunning rum is a journey, rewarding you with alternating waves of sweetness, woodiness, and tantalizing spices. An impression of espresso and a diversity of plant-based aromas add another layer of complexity to this palatable artisanal concoction, while the classical grass and hay notes give a nod to its agricole identity. The beautifully integrated alcohol ensures a perfectly balanced tasting experience. Whether you're a long-time rum lover or a curious beginner, the Single Cask rum by Karukera distillery is a taste journey, promising to guide you through an array of sensory surprises. Capitalize on this limited opportunity and acquire an exceptional expression of Guadeloupe's celebrated rum-making tradition. A bottle of this Single Cask rum is more than a splendid addition to your collection – it's a testament to the highest quality of rum craftsmanship. Dive into a world of exceptional rum experience and artisanal delight with the Single Cask rum by Karukera distillery.

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How does this rum taste?

Most frequently mentioned flavors

Aroma

Fresh Vanilla Elegant Agricole Fruity Banana

Taste

Sweet Woody Spicy Nutmeg Tobacco Creamy

Finish

Woody Dry Hay Spicy Delicious Grass

Community reviews

8.4/1013 ratings
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8.4/10

“A pretty solid release and the price matches what you get. Pretty good balance between the flavours in my mind.”

Aroma

Fresh Vanilla Citrus Agricole Orange

Taste

Woody Nutmeg Sweet Vanilla Fresh
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8.8/10

“Toller Geruch nach mittelaltem Eichenholz. Im Geschmack recht kräftig trotz der nur 53%. Im Abgang eine tolle langanhaltende Süße vom Eichenfass. Schöner Guadeloupe der noch keine Dreckigkeit hat.”

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8.2/10

“Ein sehr angenehmer, weicher und typischer Agricole! Am Gaumen ein schönes Wechselspiel von Süsse, Holz, Espresso und pflanzlichen Aromen. Im Abgang dann klassische Gras- und Heuaromen! Sehr gut!”

Aroma

Fresh Vanilla Elegant Fruity

Taste

Young wood Espresso Cereal Black tea Supple

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What are the key facts about this rum?

Country
Distillery
Bottler
RumX ID
RX2711
ABV
53,4%
Category
Column Still Rum
Vintage
2008
Cask number
#26
Made from
Sugar cane juice
Distillation
Column Still
Age
11 years
No. of bottles
253
Bottle volume
70cl
Price range
Under 250€
Type of spirit
Rum

What is the price trend for this rum?

152 €
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The RumX community has already added 5 bottles to their collections:

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About the Karukera distillery

The Karukera distillery is located in Guadeloupe. Rums from Karukera have been reviewed 731 times with an average of 8.0/10.


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