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The Rum Mercenary & Kintra Caroni HTR 1998 19yr 55,1%

Discover an exquisite rum masterpiece in the HTR Caroni Rum, a vintage selection from the renowned Caroni distillery in Trinidad. Expertly crafted by The Rum Mercenary & Kintra, this 1998 molasses-based rum boasts a robust 55.1% ABV and an exceptional flavor profile. Experience the surprising blend of warm, floral, woody, synthetic, and spicy notes, making it a unique and captivating sip. Embrace this amazing Caroni expression as it unravels an intriguing bouquet of fragrances. The nose reveals floral, vegetal, rose, citrus, and violet aromas, resulting in a sophisticated tapestry of scents. Taste the distinct hints of banana and tar, as well as the signature Caroni notes of karting exhaust – a unique combination that delights even the most discerning palates. A long, warming finish seals the deal for a drinking experience like no other. This extraordinary HTR Caroni Rum is perfect for those seeking an unparalleled, distinct experience with its fascinating notes of vegetal and floral elements, like rose and violette. Unleash your inner pirate and savor this true gem of the rum world!

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How does this rum taste?

Most frequently mentioned flavors

Aroma

Floral Vegetal Rose Citrus Violet Almond

Taste

Warm Floral Woody Synthetic Spice Caramel

Finish

Spice Woody Floral Warm

Community reviews

8.3/1011 ratings
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8.2/10

“A very nice expression. In the mouth i get banana and tar. The finish is long and warming.”

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8.7/10

“Agréablement surpris !!”

Aroma

Tar Rose Licorice Citrus Roasted

Taste

Warm Tar
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8.6/10

“On a un nez avec moins de notes empyreumatiques que d’accoutumé avec Caroni, c’est dense, c’est fruité (banane) mais on retrouve par la suite les marqueurs typiques de Caroni avec la ligne de départ d’une course de Karting. En bouche, c’est puissant et lourd, on retrouve la banane du nez, du vernis et on retourne dans les pots d’échappements de notre course de karting. Mais ce qui m’interpelle le plus sur ce Caroni, ce sont ses notes végétales et florales (rose-violette). La finale est chaude et c’est bon. Un vrai rum de pirate comme nous l’annonçait l’étiquette !”

Aroma

Floral Vegetal

Taste

Warm Floral Woody

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What are the key facts about this rum?

Country
Distillery
RumX ID
RX5820
ABV
55,1%
Vintage
1998
Mark
HTR
Made from
Molasses
Age
19 years
Bottle volume
70cl
Price range
Above 250€
Type of spirit
Rum

What is the price trend for this rum?

313 €
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The RumX community has already added 17 bottles to their collections:

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About the Caroni distillery

The Caroni distillery is located in Trinidad. Rums from Caroni have been reviewed 6,710 times with an average of 8.8/10.


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