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Fassbind AG West Indies Secret Treasures Old Barbados 1986 14yr 40%

“Smooth, light with hints of honey and vanilla, surprisingly mild.”

The "Secret Treasures Old Barbados" rum, distilled in the West Indies distillery, is an appealing blend of light, subtle flavors. Notes of young wood, thin caramel, and a hint of citrus tickle your olfactory senses while fruity flavors dominated by yellow fruits, citrus, and marmalade delight the palate. From the heart of Barbados, this classic rum imparts a smoky touch that layers well with the suppressive sweetness of honey and tropical mango. Beneath these tastes, a light hint of coconut flirts with the garnished vanilla and caramel finish. This unique rum offers a delightful journey of subtle flavors, sure to be enjoyed by aficionados and novices alike. Take a dive in its light, subtly-fruity nectar with a whisper of woodiness, best served neat.

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How does this rum taste?

The Secret Treasures Old Barbados offers citrus and nutty notes with a hint of honey and smoke. It's light and mild, but criticized for a watered-down profile and lack of complexity due to its 40% ABV.

Most frequently mentioned flavors

Aroma

Young wood Thin Citrus Vanilla Caramel Unknown

Taste

Citrus Vanilla Diluted Fruity Honey Floral

Finish

Unknown Spice Young wood Dirty Marzipan Almond

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7.5/10

“Nose Fruity,honey some wood all rather restrained.... Palate very watery and weak .... some honey, mango oak .... unfortunately much too diluted.”

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What are the key facts about this rum?

Country
Distillery
Bottler
Brand
Secret Treasures
RumX ID
RX6229
ABV
40%
Vintage
1986
Made from
Molasses
Age
14 years
Price range
Under 100€
Type of spirit
Rum

What is the price trend for this rum?

80 €
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About the West Indies distillery

The West Indies distillery is located in Barbados. Rums from West Indies have been reviewed 2,715 times with an average of 7.9/10.


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