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Afro-Caribbean Rum Equiano Light 3yr 43%

RX9765 Good Column Still Rum Under 50€
“Unique, great for cocktails, intriguing notes of sugarcane and citrus.”

Introducing the exquisite Equiano Light Rum: a unique blend produced in multiple countries and expertly crafted by the independent bottler Afro-Caribbean Rum. This 8-year-old masterpiece, distilled from molasses using a column still, boasts an enchanting 43% ABV. Experience the delightful harmony of its rich aroma, featuring notes of pecan, candied vanilla, spice, and a buttery essence that transports you to an exotic paradise. On the palate, Equiano Light invites you to indulge in a symphony of creamy sugarcane, luscious banana, and tantalizing candied flavors. An unexpected and captivating taste, this rum excites your senses, making it the perfect addition to both neat sipping and vibrant cocktails, as praised by rum enthusiasts. The result of a collaboration between Grays Distillery, renowned Rum Ambassador Ian Burrell, and Foursquare Distillery owner Richard Seale, Equiano Light has captivated the hearts of rum aficionados across the globe. Its unparalleled fresh sugarcane notes, creamy dessert-like qualities, and versatile profile make it a standout choice for those seeking a unique, premium rum experience. Don't miss the opportunity to savor this remarkable rum, as praised for its exciting flambéed banana notes, sumptuous sahnetoffee, and candied ginger essence. Elevate your liquor collection and your taste buds with the one and only Equiano Light Rum.

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How does this rum taste?

Equiano Light, a unique blend of unaged and 3-year-old rums, impresses with its sugar cane and spicy aroma. Its light body and citrus notes shine, especially in cocktails. A rum that's pleasantly different, with hints of pretzel and an intriguing flamed banana finish.

Most frequently mentioned flavors

Aroma

Sugarcane Pecan Spice Candied Vanilla Buttery

Taste

Sugarcane Creamy Unknown Citrus Banana Candied

Finish

Banana Barrel Citrus Spice Sugarcane Cream toffee

Community reviews

7.1/1017 ratings
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7.2/10

“Overall an quite interesting rum that works well neat as well as in drinks and cocktails that I tasted at the Cane Rum Society in Stockholm which is the bar in Europe with largest amount of different rum on their shelves. The tasting was led by the co-founder of the brand, Mr Ian Burrell. It saw the light of they not far ago in a collaboration between Grays Distillery in Mauritius, Mr. Ian Burrell and Mr. Richard Seale owner of the Foursquare Distillery. It consists of unaged rum from Grays made from sugar cane juice and 3yo molasses based rum from Foursquare.”

Aroma

Grass Fruity Earthy Sugarcane Vanilla

Taste

Sweet Fruity Sugarcane Citrus Apple
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7.1/10

“Sehr spannender Rum, insbesondere die Nase! Etwas vergleichbares hatte ich noch nicht im Glas. Pur trifft er nicht ganz meinen Geschmack, dafür ist mir die frische Zuckerrohrnote zu präsent. Ich habe aber ein sehr gutes Gefühl dabei den die Tage mal in einem Cocktail zu verwenden. Ich denke da könnte der sich sehr gut machen!”

Aroma

Melon Papaya Lemon Young wood Spice

Taste

Sugarcane Creamy Banana Peppery Litschi
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5.8/10

“Sowohl im Geruch als auch im Geschmack sehr stark nach Brezel und Laugengebäck. Aber letztendlich ist der rum für meinen Geschmack zu leicht und hat zu wenig Körper”

Aroma

Pecan Candied

Taste

Creamy Candied

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What are the key facts about this rum?

RumX ID
RX9765
ABV
43%
Category
Column Still Rum
Made from
Molasses and sugar cane juice
Distillation
Column Still
Age
3 years
Bottle volume
70cl
Price range
Under 50€
Type of spirit
Rum

What is the price trend for this rum?

26 €
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