Appleton Estate Reserve Blend

Aged Rum

Appleton Estate // Jamaica

  • Cost

  • Distiller Score

    88
  • Avg. Rating

    3.53
    3 out of 5 stars
    ( 88 )

Appleton Estate, founded in 1749 is perhaps Jamaica's most venerable rum and comes from the oldest distillery in continuous operation in Jamaica. Appleton's Master Blender, Joy Spence, is the first woman to be appointed Master Blender in the world. Appleton Estate Reserve Blend is created from 20 select rums aged on average for 6 years.

  • age
    NAS
  • abv
    40.0
  • Aged Rum
    Rum that is aged, but no specific type or size barrel required. No set time required for length of aging, but will often carry an age statement (which should be taken with a grain of salt). Often thought of as "sipping rums".
  • Cask Type
    40-gallon, number one select American oak barrels,

Tasting Notes

"The “Jamaica funk” is unmistakable. Ripe banana, orange peel, magic marker and welded metal round out the aromas. The palate is very similar with the addition of caramel, rubber and iodine. This rum is classic, soft and with a pleasant kick on the finish. "

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Flavor Profile

Sweet & Rich