Cacique Ron Extra Añejo 500 Rum
Cacique // Venezuela
The Cacique brand launched in 1959 and is a product of Venezuela. Cacique 500 is named for the anniversary of the arrival of the Spanish in the "New World" and was first bottled in 1992. All Cacique products are reported to be a blend of both column and pot-still rums and aged in new oak barrels.
Aged RumRum 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 Typenew oak
"Pouring the rum revealed a strong salty-caramel aroma followed by brown sugar and charred oak. On the palate the rum revealed the salty-caramel note balanced by sweet vanilla, followed by charred oak, nutmeg, and ginger."