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Guyana Diamond VSG

Barikenn • Demerara Distillers Ltd

81 /10026 reviews
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98 EUR

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Facts about the rum

Country
Bottler
ID
RX7326
ABV
58,9%
Vintage
2012
Mark
VSG
Made from
Molasses
Distillation
Single Wooden Pot Still
Age
8 years 6mo
No. of bottles
186
Bottle volume
70cl
Price range
Under 100€
Category
Rum

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Summary

The Guyana Diamond VSG is a limited release rum from the Demerara Distillers Ltd distillery in Guyana. It was distilled in 2012 and aged for 8 years 6mo. It has an ABV of 58,9% and is bottled at cask strength. It has notes of vanilla, woody, nutmeg, apple, pineapple, licorice, spice and barrel. Reviews are generally positive with ratings ranging from 76/100 to 86/100.

Community reviews

81 /10026 reviews
COMMUNITY RATING

What does this rum taste like?

The flavor profile of Guyana Diamond VSG is based on 26 user reviews. The RumX community has discovered the following associations:

Nosing associations

Vanilla Woody Nutmeg Apple Pineapple Barrel Lemon

Taste associations

Licorice Vanilla Woody Spice Barrel Bitter Yellow fruits

Finish associations

Caramel Bitter Peppery Delicious Roasted Oak Barrel

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Community comments

Already 26 users have rated this rum, leaving an average rating of 81 points. A total of users have marked this rum as their favorite (90+ points).

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85/100

I love this rum because of its fruitiness and I have an extra backup on the shelf. The nose is really fruity with spices. The palate is lightly bitter, yet sweet and balanced. Fruity from the start with spices and oa with a hint of varnish. The finish is long and lightly bitter with roasted oak and caramel. Price to quality is very good.

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78/100

Die Nase ist sehr fruchtig und würzig. Der Gaumen ist leicht bitter, süss und holzig - karamellig. Der Abgang ist lang und leicht bitter mit Röst - Holznoten. Der Alkohol ist wunderbar eingebunden.

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76/100

Solider und Recht junger und heller Guyana VSG! Nicht zu Holzig, schöne Würze und Frucht und ein schönes Aroma von Zimt, Muskat, Bratapfel und etwas Karamell. Im Abgang dann dezent Tannine, dunkle Schokolade und junges Holz.

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81/100

Nez très boisé et vanillé. Des sensations de pomme et de terre me viennent. En bouche, c'est chaud, épicé, sucré, sur la réglisse mais avec une légère amertume en fin de bouche. Le rhum gagne a se réchauffer et devient finalement caramélisé, épais, délicieux. Finale moyenne. Jolie découverte qui gagne en intérêt avec le temps et la température qui monte. Édit 2e dégustation : conforme à la première dégustation. C'est très agréable. Légèrement trop alcoolique pour un début de line-up mais vraiment sympa.

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83/100

Un bon petit rhum, sympathique et et bien fait

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84/100

Un embouteilleur Breton. Un bon rhum Versailles !

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77/100

Proche d’un Port mourant je trouve !!

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83/100

A new boring tasting session with young pot still single cask Guyanese rums. Kill Devil 12y, 61,1% Barikenn 8y, 63,3% The Nectar 10y, 62,5% SBS 10y, 64,6% C: Gold N: 5min in and this is the most not-Guyana of the bunch. I imagen this as how a well-aged Foursquare pot still would be. It has that warmness. Red and yellow apples, nail-polish remover and ripe bananas. Celery as well. Was this rum partly aged in the Caribbean? The nose will appear to those who like sweetness and nastiness in their rum. Worthy Park anyone? Love the nose! M: Lots of red apples, much like The Nectar, but floral and a bit sour with good balance. Nice mouthfeel. A few rubber bands are there too. F: Short and ohhh floral. B: Yes. Why boring? Every rum brings something slightly different, but I like them all.

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86/100

Sehr guter Guyaner. Schön Rund mit sehr gut eingebundenem Alkohol. Daher eine hervorragende Trinkstärke.

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