Diplomatico Distillery Collection No.1 Batch Kettle Rum 700ml (Venezuela)
Launched in 2017, “The Distillery Collection” showcases Diplomatico’s diverse distillation processes and wide range of styles. It offers rum aficionados the opportunity to discover these single distillates in their purest form, highlighting each rum’s individual personality.
A Batch Kettle still was brought to Diplomático’s distillery in 1959. This semi-artisanal batch method was originally employed in Canada for the production of American whisky. No.1 is produced from sugar cane honeys and aged in x Bourbon barrels. Tasting note: Deep topaz. Warming aromas of light molasses, raw sugar and mocha with hints of orange zest and bourbon soaked oak. Not overly sweet. Well balanced with silky, medium bodied flavours of sponge cake, molasses, toffee apple and caramel fudge. Medium long, with drying oak, vanilla and pepper in the finish. Pulls up slightly short. A middle weight style with good vibrancy. 5000 bottles. 47% Alc./Vol. Very limited stocks.