Official tasting notes.
….. sweet and rich with almond paste, southern cakes, Mediterranean biscuits and marzipan. Citrus notes and cold limoncello from the Amalfi coast looking down onto the gulf
Samaroli 2022 ‘Barbados Rhapsody’ Blended Rum 700ml 45%
A blend of 2 rums distilled at Foursquare Distillery in Barbados yielding 759 bottles.
Type: Distilled molasses blend
Cask: Refill Bourbon
Bottler: Coilltean Int. Co.
Still type: Both Column and Pot
Distillation dates: 2005 & 2007
Bottled in Scotland: 2022
Release Date: February 2023 (AU)
With a yield of 759 bottles, this rum consists of 3 casks and 2 vintages distilled in Barbados and matured in her tropical climate for 11 years before been shipped to Europe in early 2019, refilled in to 3 once used bourbon casks and left to age for an additional 3 years under the watchful eye of Samaroli before been shipped and carefully blended by Samaroli for release.
About Foursquare Distillery
Foursquare Rum Distillery is located on a former sugar plantation that dates back to approximately 1720, within the tiny Caribbean Island of Barbados. The distillery was re-opened by the Seale family in 1996, distilling operations are currently directed by Richard Seale, 4th Generation Distiller.
Exceptional Cask Selections represent the unique, and rare offerings of Foursquare Rum Distillery that Richard has hand selected, one-of-a-kind expressions, available only for a limited time, and showcasing truly unique approaches to both Rum blending and maturation.