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Mount Gay, 12 years old, 53.7% – Duncan Taylor

The last in these four rum reviews. I don’t know why I put them in this order, but this one as a last one seems right, since it’s the youngest. Young spirits tend to have a lot of impact, although … Continue reading

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Bellevue, 14 year old, 52.3% – Duncan Taylor

Another rum from another country. Bellevue distillery is located on the isle of Mary Galante in Guadeloupe which means not a lot, but it could be (it doesn’t say) that this is a ‘rum agricole’. That means that the rum … Continue reading

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Hampden, 22 year old, 52.9% – Duncan Taylor

Hampden you say? There is no such distillery in the known whisk(e)y world! That is correct. Hampden is a rum distillery in/on Jamaica. Duncan Taylor made this blend out of their product with the youngest ingredient being 22 years old. … Continue reading

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Caribbean Blend, 1996, 16 years old, 46% – Duncan Taylor

Recently Karen Law from Duncan Taylor asked if I was willing to receive samples for review and after my confirmation and address details she told me a bunch of rum samples were in the mail. That was unexpected! Both the … Continue reading

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