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Velier Caroni 100% Trinidad Rum 12 HTR 2000 12yr 50%

RX72 Very good 23,296 bottles Above 250€
“Complex, fruity, rubbery Caroni with a surprisingly smooth, long finish.” Download app on app store Download app on google play

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How does this rum taste?

An intriguing Caroni with typical rubber and tar notes, balanced by underlying fruitiness. A bold yet harmonious blend of spices and leather, offering an approachable taste despite its high proof. Ideal for daring palates, especially in a zesty daiquiri.

Most frequently mentioned flavors

Aroma

Leather Rubber Vanilla Woody Tar Polish

Taste

Rubber Woody Tar Leather Spice Vanilla

Finish

Woody Smoky Spicy Bitter Dry Spice

Community reviews

8.4/10125 ratings
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8.3/10

“Epic Velier Caroni Tasting 2023: Nice entry rum into the Caroni world. Rubber and tar meets wood - not much more, but also not a bit less.”

Aroma

Tar Rubber Leather Barrel Glue

Taste

Black pepper Oak Chocolate Syrupy Rubber
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8.3/10

“Schöner Einsteiger Caroni. Auch die Caroni typischen Noten sind hier zu finden, Teer, Gummi und Diesel. Für mich deutlich besser als der 15er aus dieser Serie. Schlägt in keine Extreme aus und für meinen Geschmack zu niedriger ABV.”

Aroma

Leather Woody Rubber Tar Barrel

Taste

Woody Rubber Spice Tar Vanilla
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8.6/10

“Caroni essence! With his young age he brings exactly what makes Caroni: dirt, gasoline and gruffness. Very special, but awesome!”

Aroma

Rubber Woody Metallic Vanilla Polish

Taste

Rubber Sweet Tar BicycleTube Peppery

What are the key facts about this rum?

Country
Distillery
Bottler
RumX ID
RX72
ABV
50%
Vintage
2000
Mark
HTR
Made from
Molasses
Age
12 years
No. of bottles
23296
Bottle volume
70cl
Price range
Above 250€
Type of spirit
Rum

What is the price trend for this rum?

338 €
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Community purchase statistics

The RumX community has already added 469 bottles to their collections:

402

closed

36

opened

31

emptied

14%

Open rate

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About the Caroni distillery

The Caroni distillery is located in Trinidad. Rums from Caroni have been reviewed 6,610 times with an average of 8.8/10.


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