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Habitation Velier MHOBA 2017 4yr 64,6%

RX9147 Very good Pot Still Rum 1,445 bottles Under 250€
“Bold, funky, complex. Sweet and smoky with a smooth finish.”

Discover the unique and captivating MHOBA 2017 Habitation Velier Rum, produced by the renowned South African MHOBA distillery, and selected and bottled by the esteemed independent bottler Habitation Velier. This exquisite, limited release of only 1445 bottles, boasts a fruity and honey aroma with hints of floral and buttery notes, making it an instant crowd-pleaser. The rich and intense flavor profile of this 4-year-old Pot Still rum offers a harmonious blend of fruity, sugarcane, smoky, and spicy notes, reflecting the craftsmanship and dedication of the skilled distillers. With an ABV of 64.6%, this rum is both powerful and well-balanced, ensuring a memorable tasting experience. Allow yourself to be transported to the heart of South Africa as you savor the diverse tasting notes, including green apples, lime, and a touch of wood smoke on the finish, which adds to the rum's depth and complexity. MHOBA 2017 Habitation Velier Rum is the perfect addition to your rum collection, showcasing the incredible potential and creativity that the MHOBA distillery has to offer. Experience the unparalleled allure of MHOBA 2017 Habitation Velier Rum and join the growing number of rum aficionados who have been captivated by its distinctive, mouth-watering flavors and aromas. Immerse yourself in the world of MHOBA and explore the boundless possibilities that their exceptional rum range presents. Don't miss out on this limited-release rum that promises to elevate your senses and leave a lasting impression.

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Where can I buy this rum?

1 shop offer available for 199.90:

Highlights

  • Fruity and honey aroma blend
  • Rich, harmonious flavor profile
  • Well-balanced, powerful finish

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How does this rum taste?

This South African gem from MHOBA, with its potent 64.6% ABV, delights with a harmonious blend of creamy, estery, and sweet notes, infused with a youthful funk and a smoky, spicy finish that belies its 4-year age.

Most frequently mentioned flavors

Aroma

Fruity Honey Glue Floral Buttery Vanilla

Taste

Fruity Sugarcane Smoky Intense Ester Caramel

Finish

Roasted Sugarcane Fruity Coconut Woody Burnt sugar

Community reviews

8.5/10106 ratings
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8.3/10

“Very exciting and unique. Funky, citrus, sugar cane and spice. Extremely intense. Slightly smoky finish with pleasant bitter notes. Only the somewhat short finish prevents a higher rating.”

Aroma

Fruity Intense Lemon Mirabelle plum Fresh

Taste

Creamy Fruity Wine Smoky Ester
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8.5/10

“Mhoba really surprised me! I didn't know what to expect but it is a very good farm! Congratulations!”

Aroma

Sugarcane Peaches Demerara sugar Fruit schnapps Floral

Taste

Intense Delicious Tobacco Sugarcane Cherry
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8.9/10

“Blind tasting. Had guessed HD. 🙈 Strong lad like almost all Mhoba brothers. I like very much!”

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What are the key facts about this rum?

Country
Distillery
RumX ID
RX9147
ABV
64,6%
Category
Pot Still Rum
Vintage
2017
Distillation
Pot Still
Age
4 years
No. of bottles
1445
Bottle volume
70cl
Price range
Under 250€
Type of spirit
Rum

What is the price trend for this rum?

145 €
Ø Market value

Community purchase statistics

The RumX community has already added 177 bottles to their collections:

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23

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11

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19%

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About the MHOBA distillery

The MHOBA distillery is located in South Africa. Rums from MHOBA have been reviewed 1,380 times with an average of 8.2/10.


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