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Barbancourt 5 Stars 8 Years Réserve Spéciale Vintage 8yr 43%

RX5216 Good Rhum Agricole Under 250€

The "5 Stars 8 Years Réserve Spéciale Vintage" from Barbancourt Distillery in Haiti offers an exceptional sipping and mixing experience. Distilled from sugar cane juice and aged for 8 years, this rum has a 43% ABV and features enticing aromas of vanilla, woody notes, and sugarcane. The flavor profile delights with vanilla, spice, almond, caramel, and banana, delivering a smooth, creamy texture with a balanced aftertaste. Reviewers appreciate its value, noting it as an excellent choice for both sipping neat or mixing. Its pleasant herbal aftertaste and mild sweetness make it a versatile addition to any collection. Great for those who enjoy rich, complex flavors without a harsh burn, this rum stands out for its exceptional quality and pleasing character.

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How does this rum taste?

Most frequently mentioned flavors

Aroma

Vanilla Alcoholic Sugarcane Woody Sugar Citrus

Taste

Vanilla Spice Almond Caramel Banana Herbal

Finish

Peppery Citrus Woody Vanilla Spice Pungent

Community reviews

7.0/1018 ratings
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8.9/10

“Really good rum not much after burn very smooth easy going rum taste a little creamy ..money wise very good vaule”

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7.6/10

“A quite pleasant and easy-drinking rum”

Aroma

Sugar Vanilla Sugarcane Dark chocolate Glue

Taste

Spice Grapefruit Herbal Fresh Balanced
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8.0/10

“I like this one as much as the 15 year version, is good for sipping and mixing. Wood flavor is perceived and some flavor notes that for some reason reminds me a brandy. Herbal after taste which i find very pleasant. Excellent price.”

Aroma

Sugarcane Grass Vanilla Alcoholic

Taste

Vanilla Banana Herbal Spice

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What are the key facts about this rum?

Country
Distillery
RumX ID
RX5216
ABV
43%
Category
Rhum Agricole
Made from
Sugar cane juice
Distillation
Column Still
Age
8 years
Bottle volume
70cl
Price range
Under 250€
Type of spirit
Rum

What is the price trend for this rum?

235 €
Ø Market value

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The RumX community has already added 45 bottles to their collections:

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About the Barbancourt distillery

The Barbancourt distillery is located in Haiti. Rums from Barbancourt have been reviewed 702 times with an average of 7.5/10.


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