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C<>H

Habitation Velier • Hampden

91 /10085 ratings
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289 EUR

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Facts about the rum

Country
Distillery
ID
RX5340
ABV
68,5%
Vintage
2010
Mark
C<>H
Made from
Molasses
Distillation
Pot Still
Age
10 years
No. of bottles
1215
Bottle volume
70cl
Price range
Above 250€
Category
Rum

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Summary

The C<>H was produced in Jamaica at the Hampden distillery. It was selected and bottled by the independent bottler Habitation Velier. It was distilled in 2010 from Molasses with a Pot Still and then aged for 10 years. The rum is bottled at cask strength and has an ABV of 68,5% and the mark is C<>H. This is a limited release and there are only 1215 bottles.

85 community members rated this rum with an average of 91/100. The rum smells like Ester, Tropical fruit and Solvents, and on the palate there is Ester, Banana and Tropical fruit.

Community reviews

91 /10085 ratings
COMMUNITY RATING

What does this rum taste like?

The flavor profile of C<>H is based on 85 user reviews. The RumX community has discovered the following associations:

Nosing associations

Ester Tropical fruit Solvents Banana Pineapple Overripe Funky

Taste associations

Ester Banana Tropical fruit Pineapple Glue Overripe Intense

Finish associations

Tropical fruit Pineapple Funky Glue Dark chocolate Barrel Varnish

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Community comments

Already 85 users have rated this rum, leaving an average rating of 91 points. A total of 47 users have marked this rum as their favorite (90+ points).

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95/100

WoW what an amazing rum 😍 The best of Hampden i ever had in the glass, so far. Nose: Wonderfull synergy of funk, ester, trop. fruits and glue. Mouth: The alcohol is perfectly integrated🫠Very delicious, balanced, complex rum, some nice lovely notes of overripe fruits and pineapple. Finish: Is quite long and fruity with some notes of the barrel with a lightly astringency. 🤤🤤

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91/100

Ce Hampden C<>H est une force de la nature, un concentré aromatique brut et pourtant d’une complexité incroyable. Le nez est puissant et vif, intensément fruité et phénolique, avec quelques touches pâtissières très agréables qui arrondissent les angles. On retrouve en bouche un rhum épais, gras et huileux, très concentré sur les notes de fruits tropicaux, d’agrumes, quelques notes fermentées mais aussi une touche florale et épicée, puis du cuir. Les 68,5% sont relativement discrets. L’ensemble est d’une rondeur impressionnante. La finale poursuit le plaisir du funk jamaïcain avec également une touche d’olive, des tannins mais aussi du chocolat et une touche salée. Un rhum jamaïcain à l’état pur, extrêmement savoureux et équilibré. Du grand art.

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90/100

Absolut brachialer High-Ester Hampden und einer der besten tropisch gelagerten Hampden bis heute. Wer auf die hochprozentigen Fruchtbomben im Glas steht, muss diesen Rum probiert haben.

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96/100

Holy Sh**t! I’m in love 😍 3rd time tasting this one and it still outbeats all other rums I ever tasted. And now at my 4th tasting my fantastic friends ❤️ just gave me a whole bottle of this diamond. 🥰🥰 5th tasting… Goosebumps just goosebumps ✨✨ Xth tasting… just love… just lover ❤️❤️

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87/100

Tropische Hampden-Power!

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93/100

Incroyable.... La fermentation et encore la fermentation! Un rhum tout simplement magnifique

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92/100

Überreife Banane mit etwas süßer Ananas in einer Wolke aus den HD typischen vergorenen Früchten. Im Mund eine geniale und reine süße tropische Früchte die auf der Zunge jede Pore öffnen. Im Abgang kommt etwas rauchiges, sogar leicht nussiges dazu, wobei die Ananas präsent bleibt.

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94/100

Funky Granate immer wieder. So ein toller High Ester Rum 😍😎

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92/100

Die Nase haut einen trotz der 2h im Glas einfach um! Voll ins Gesicht, Ester-Peitsche vom Feinsten! Wow ist der würzig, fruchtig, vergoren, Banane, Ananas, Gebäck erinnert mich ein wenig an den tropischen HV Long Pond Teca 2005, nicht so brutal aber die Würzigkeit ist sehr schön vorhanden! Am Gaumen, wenn wundert es, ordentlich Ester, die Frucht und Würzigkeit kommen jedoch nicht zu kurz! Tropische Reifung deutlich zu schmecken, rau und mit Ecken und Kanten die einfach toll sind. Klassische Hampden-Noten kommen nach einer Weile schön im Mundraum hervor! Sehr langer Abgang - überragend! Ausgezeichnetes Destillat! Bislang kein besseren tropischen C<>H im Glas gehabt!

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93/100

After trying this rum I promptly order a few extra for my shelf, that's how good it is in my mind. The nose is absolutely wonderfully fruity (overripe) with the normal funk and esters. The nose is there as soon as you open the bottle and it just gets better when resting. The palate lives up to the nose. A complex, full bodied and intense experience again with overripe fruits and ester and a hint of barrel in the back. The finish is like forever, sweet with tropical fruits and a hint of barrel.

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89/100

Probiert als 5cl Sample. Schöne Hampden Nase. Ordentliche Portion Klebstoff und im Hintergrund ein schöner Fruchtkorb. Am Gaumen Ester und Marzipan, ein wenig metallisch und das alles super intensiv. Der Abgang hält sehr lang und es kommt Kakao/Dunkle Schokolade dazu. Dieser Rum macht richtig Spaß.

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91/100

Le nez est pâtissier. La bouche confirme l'impression du nez assez pâtissière avec les fruits et les esters. La finale est superbe, entre amande et fruits tropicaux. C'est très réussi.

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About the distillery

The distillery Hampden is located in Jamaica. Rums from Hampden have been rated 5,123 times with an average of 85/100.

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