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Isla del Ron Long Pond 2008 12yr 59,1%

RX9267 Very good Pot Still Rum Single Cask 187 bottles Under 100€
“Ester-packed, fruity explosion; exceptional value; smooth despite strength. Highly enjoyable!”

Introducing the "2008" Long Pond Jamaican Rum, selected and bottled by Isla del Ron. This exquisite 12-year-old rum comes from the renowned Long Pond distillery, distilled in 2008 from Molasses and Pot Still, with a cask strength ABV of 59.1%. This rum is both rare and exceptional with only 187 bottles in existence. A celebration of ester-rich flavors, users rave about its remarkable balance of notes like pineapple, ester, sour, salty, and anise. It boasts an astounding nose of ester, solvents, pineapple, and fermented tropical fruits, making it a truly unique and memorable tasting experience. Revel in the fantastic taste of the 2008 Long Pond Jamaican Rum, a must-try for any discerning rum enthusiast.

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How does this rum taste?

Jamaica's 2008 Long Pond rum teases with a funky, fruity punch. Glue and ester notes soar over grilled pineapple, hints of anise, and a dash of oak. A well-balanced, robust sip despite its youthful vigor, offering superb value.

Most frequently mentioned flavors

Aroma

Ester Solvents Pineapple Fermented Tropical fruit Nail polish

Taste

Pineapple Ester Sour Salty Anise Roasted

Finish

Woody Pineapple Bitter Anise Toasted Warm

Community reviews

8.3/1028 ratings
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8.4/10

“Richtige Fruchtbombe. Tolle Nase. Mund zieht sich zusammen beim trinken. Sehr gut, bräuchte jedoch keine Flasche.”

Aroma

Tropical fruit Pineapple Mango Red fruits Fermented

Taste

Fruity Overripe Ester Citrus
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8.6/10

“Another great ester bomb from Jamaica. Very delicious rum. The bouquet in the nose is amazing! The alcohol could be integrated better. Normally i would give a 84 rating, but the original price per value was excellent, so +2! Nose: complex, ester, nail polish, glue, solvents, fermented, varnish, trop fruits, pineapple, citrus, orange, banana, overripe fruits, spicy, woody Mouth: Ester, glue, nail polish, intense, full bodied, elegant, delicious, round, oak, salty, smoky, roasted, some accents of anise, pineapple, orange peal Finish: long, fruity, furry, bitter, vinegar, warm fermented, toasted, salty, woody(oak), pineapple, orange peal, overripe fruits, spicy”

Aroma

Nail polish Glue Ester Varnish Pineapple

Taste

Pineapple Ester Salty Anise Sour
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8.5/10

“Geile super fruchtige Esterbombe. Erinnert an einen high-ester WP. Aber auch etwas an den LROK The Younger, nur ist dieser insgesamt etwas runder und weniger parfümiert. Verrückt, dass es den mal für 50€ gab…”

Aroma

Ester Tropical fruit Pineapple Solvents Sour

Taste

Pineapple Sour Ester Glue

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What are the key facts about this rum?

Country
Distillery
Bottler
RumX ID
RX9267
ABV
59,1%
Category
Pot Still Rum
Vintage
2008
Cask number
#IdR 024
Made from
Molasses
Distillation
Pot Still
Age
12 years
No. of bottles
187
Bottle volume
70cl
Price range
Under 100€
Type of spirit
Rum

What is the price trend for this rum?

86 €
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The RumX community has already added 44 bottles to their collections:

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About the Long Pond distillery

The Long Pond distillery is located in Jamaica. Rums from Long Pond have been reviewed 3,988 times with an average of 8.5/10.


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