Ron Diplomático Single Vintage 2001
Ron Diplomático // Venezuela
Released under Ron Diplomático's Single Vintage series, this Venezuelan rum is a blend of rums distilled in 2001 using an antique copper pot still and batch kettle process. It spent an initial aging period in ex-bourbon and single malt casks before being blended and finished in used sherry barrels for a year. It's bottled at 43% ABV.
Dark RumAKA Black Rum. Usually aged (but not always) and has additional caramel-coloring added to provide the dark/black color. Some are distilled from blackstrap molasses. No specific type or size barrel required for aging nor is there a set time required for aging in most countries with a few exceptions.
Cask TypeEx-Bourbon, Ex-Single Malt, finished in used sherry