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Malecon 20 Years - Rare Proof 1996 20yr 48,4%

RX823 Good Column Still Rum Under 100€
“Velvety, rich caramel and exotic fruits with a punchy finish.”

Introducing the "20 Years - Rare Proof" rum, a splendid creation from the Malecon distillery in Panama. Distilled in 1996 using Column Still and Molasses, this rum was aged for 20 years and boasts an ABV of 48.4%. With a captivating aroma of vanilla, woody, nutty, tropical fruit, and caramel, it shines with flavors of vanilla, sweet, woody, spicy, and brown sugar. RumX community members have praised its punch, syrupy sweetness, and the distinct presence of woody notes, while also highlighting its slightly astringent, sharp finish. It's an enjoyable rum for those who appreciate a sweet Spanish-style Ron with a touch of sophistication.

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How does this rum taste?

Malecon's 20 Years - Rare Proof from Panama offers a robust blend of sweet vanilla, caramel, and exotic fruits with a spicy, woody punch. It's rich yet sharp, with a long, intense finish that might overwhelm some.

Most frequently mentioned flavors

Aroma

Vanilla Woody Nutty Caramel Creme brulee Tropical fruit

Taste

Sweet Vanilla Woody Spicy Brown sugar Nutty

Finish

Sweet Brown sugar Woody Caramel Vanilla Raisin

Community reviews

7.6/1028 ratings
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9.2/10

“It’s the best one in the “Rare Proof Series” first batch. It’s seems that Panama is my favorite country when it comes to the sweet Spanish styled Ron, cause I also like “Ron Zafra”.”

Aroma

Sweet Fruity Nutty

Taste

Sweet Fruity Nutty Spicy Complex
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8.3/10

“Compared to the 1999 this one ia a lot better. Far more punch in the flavours and wood. Still on the sweet side and kind of syrupy, without it being too dominant.”

Aroma

Tannins Woody Nutty Fruity Vanilla

Taste

Sweet Woody Nutty Dried fruit Dark chocolate
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6.5/10

“For 20 years this is very sharp. Sweetened although not to a massiv level. All I. All it is fine. But kind of forgettable...”

Aroma

Dried dates Alcoholic Spice Leather

Taste

Caramel Thin Saddle Alcoholic

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What are the key facts about this rum?

Country
Distillery
RumX ID
RX823
ABV
48,4%
Category
Column Still Rum
Vintage
1996
Made from
Molasses
Distillation
Column Still
Age
20 years
Price range
Under 100€
Type of spirit
Rum

What is the price trend for this rum?

59 €
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Community purchase statistics

The RumX community has already added 64 bottles to their collections:

43

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12

opened

9

emptied

33%

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About the Malecon distillery

The Malecon distillery is located in Panama. Rums from Malecon have been reviewed 380 times with an average of 7.2/10.


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