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Hearts Collection - 1995

Velier • Appleton Estate

86 /10077 ratings
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Facts about the rum

Country
Distillery
Bottler
Name
Hearts Collection - 1995
ABV
63%
Vintage
1995
Cask number
#430287-430298
Made from
Molasses
Distillation
Pot Still
Age
25 years
No. of bottles
3000
ID
RX7800
Bottle volume
70cl
Price range
Above 250€
Category
Rum

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Summary

The Hearts Collection - 1995 was produced in Jamaica at the Appleton Estate distillery. It was selected and bottled by the independent bottler Velier. It was distilled in 1995 from Molasses with a Pot Still and then aged for 25 years. The rum is bottled at cask strength and has an ABV of 63%. This is a limited release and there are only 3000 bottles.

77 community members rated this rum with an average of 86/100. The rum smells like Woody, Fruity and Leather, and on the palate there is Woody, Dried fruit and Intense.

Community reviews

86 /10077 ratings
COMMUNITY RATING

What does this rum taste like?

The flavor profile of Hearts Collection - 1995 is based on 77 user reviews. The RumX community has discovered the following associations:

Nosing associations

Woody Fruity Leather Vanilla Tropical fruit Ester Tobacco

Taste associations

Woody Dried fruit Intense Roasted Complex Spice Tropical fruit

Finish associations

Woody Chocolate Leather Tropical fruit Oak Cigar Roasted

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Community comments

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81/100

Sehr schöne rostige, dunkle Schokoladen Note!

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91/100

#12 RumXCalendar Blind tasting: Nose: tobacco, wood, minty, leather, vanilla, fruits M: spicy, woody, dark chocolate, roasted, minty F: oak, vanilla, caramel, dark chocolate Prediction: guyana (sounds like bellamy’s) approx. 45-55%…. totally wrong 🙈 Same failure again 🙈 It‘s a suprise for sure, but a welcome one! Very delicious rum! Nose: leather, woody, vanilla, minty, nutty, dark chocolate, ester, solvents, Mouth: delicious, elegant, dry, astrigend, intense, complex, woody, minty, licorice, dark chocholate, coffee, roasted Finish: medium to long, woody, oak, cigar, leather, trop. fruits, black pepper, caramel

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88/100

Yesterday I opened the second of my collection of the three hearts collection. At the same time I have finally found the perfect chocolate to reset and enhance my palate when tasting. I can recommend the 70% chocolate from Peru made from the Chuncho Bean (Trinidad). This bottle is also a really nice one and there is no doubt that it's an Appleton Estate in the nose nor the palate. A great rum probably already sold out. It was gone here in Denmark the day it was released and the bottle prices have already skyrocketed.

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89/100

Puissant, gourmand, assez proche d'un Guyana dans l'esprit

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90/100

In der Nase Lösungsmittel, Leim und getrocknete Früchte. Ich könnte ewig dran riechen. Am Gaumen dann viel Holz und Lakritze, sehr komplex. Ein sehr langer, sehr schöner Abgang. Toller Rum, gefällt mir besser als der 1999.

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87/100

Im Vergleich zum 99er ne Spur erwachsener. Bei dem Finish braucht es keine Zigarre mehr. Die ist schon integriert. Nur blöd das ich nicht rauche. 😅 Es weiß aber trotzdem sehr gut zu gefallen, eben deutlich dreckigeres Profil👍 Ein bisschen vermisse ich nur etwas deutlichere Fruchtnoten im Abgang. Gibt man ihm genug Zeit wird er immer besser, von daher ein Extrapunkt 😋👌

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86/100

im direkten Vergleich den 94er, 95er und 99er. Nase: der 94er im Hintergrund mit leichter Minze/Mentholnote, der 99er etwas kräutriger und im Hintergrund Apfelessig (vielleicht auch Balsamico) und Zimtstange. Der 95er mit Orangenschale und Möbelpolitur, die ich auch oft bei 96er Caronis in der Nase habe. Am Gaumen wiederum ist der 95er der ‚Außenseiter’ mit sehr ausgeprägten, verkohlten Noten; der 94er gefällt mir hier am besten. das

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86/100

Took me a long while, to recognize something in the smell. The age has mellowed out this rum a bit, I think.

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86/100

RumX-Adventskalender, 12.12., blind, Erster Eindruck: fruchtig-würzig-süße-Guyana-Nase und trocken-holzig-kräftiger-KFM-Gaumen. Total falsch, wie schon beim 94er. In der Nase dem 94er ähnlich, doch dunkler und holziger, würziger, bitterer. Trotzdem sehr fruchtig mit einer feinen Süße. Alte Blutorange mit dunkler, saurer Johannisbeere, getrockneter Aprikose, Pflaume, liebliche Papaya und Passionsfrucht. Etwas Essig. Sehr karamellig mit dunklem Honig. Trockenes Holz und Vanille. Etwas seifig. Lecker! Am Gaumen kräftig, holzig, würzig, btter-salzig. Etwas Seifiges mit leichter Melisse kommt durch. Etwas Vanille mit Kardamom, Pfeffer und Muskat. Deutlich röstig Richtung Mokka. Hinten schwarze Johannisbeere. Die Komplexität begeistert, aber hat er einen eigenen Charakter? Ein krasser Rum!!

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85/100

RumX Adventskalender 12.12.21: Eine sensationelle Nase hat dieser Tropfen. Man könnte endlos daran riechen. Im Mund traf er dann leider zu wenig meinen Geschmack. Blind war ich irgendwo zwischen Caroni und New Yarmouth. Im Vergleich zur Serie war dies derjenige, welcher mir am wenigstens gefallen hat.

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About the distillery

The distillery Appleton Estate is located in Jamaica. Rums from Appleton Estate have been rated 973 times with an average of 80/100.

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