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Jack Tar Caroni Old Music! Series Soca Edition 1998 20yr 69,3%

The "Old Music! Series Soca Edition" was produced in Trinidad at the Caroni distillery. It was selected and bottled by the independent bottler Jack Tar. It was distilled in 1998 from Molasses and then aged for 20 years. The rum has an ABV of 69,3%.

5 community members rated this rum with an average of 8.7/10. The rum smells like Oak, Cream toffee and Woody, and on the palate there is Tar, Vanilla and Oak.

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How does this rum taste?

Most frequently mentioned flavors

Aroma

Oak Cream toffee Woody Vanilla Cherry Tar

Taste

Tar Vanilla Oak Coffee Black pepper Allspice

Finish

Tar Vanilla Oak Coffee Milk chocolate Caramelized

Community reviews

8.7/105 ratings
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9.1/10

“This is a another rare bottle and I was really happy that my friend got a full set and I could buy some samples. This is a great Caroni and if you get the chance you should give it a go. Make sure you rest it for a good while so that you get the full experience. The nose is a clear Caroni with tar, varnish and smoky wood trailed by cherries and vanilla. The palate is fruity with tar, wood, tobacco, leather and wonderful vanilla. The finish is long with fruits, tar, wood and light vanilla. What I like is that the flavours stick to your palate for a very long time. Price to quality can be argued but it is a great release.”

Aroma

Woody Vanilla Cherry Tar Varnish

Taste

Woody Raisin Vanilla Cherry Tar
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7.8/10

“Once again a classic 98 Caroni profile, quite clear in expression: wood, caramel, dark chocolate, then tar with subtle spices and dried fruit. Especially in direct comparison to the first 98 release of the series unfortunately with not really round integrated alcohol.”

Aroma

Oak Cream toffee

Taste

Tar Vanilla Oak Coffee Black pepper
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8.4/10

“Really good 98!”

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What are the key facts about this rum?

Country
Distillery
Bottler
Brand
Old Music! Series
RumX ID
RX4192
ABV
69,3%
Vintage
1998
Cask number
#3937
Made from
Molasses
Age
20 years
Bottle volume
70cl
Price range
Above 250€
Type of spirit
Rum

What is the price trend for this rum?

507 €
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About the Caroni distillery

The Caroni distillery is located in Trinidad. Rums from Caroni have been reviewed 6,532 times with an average of 8.8/10.


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