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Saint James

Saint James
Reserve Rum

Category: Dark Rum

Date Tasted:
Country: West Indies
Alcohol: 43%
90 Points
Gold Medal
Exceptional
$19.99
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Saint James
Reserve Rum

Category: Dark Rum

Date Tasted:
Country: West Indies
Alcohol: 43%
Brilliant amber color. Bright, woody, rubbery aromas of lacquered wood, dark roasted nuts and bananas, rubber leaf and sap, and toasted meringue with a supple, vibrant, off-dry medium body and a warming, complex, medium-long dried fruits and grass, pink pepper, mocha cream, and fuel-like minerality and copper ore finish. A dimensional dark rum with lots of fun agricole and potstill character.

Tasting Info

Spirits Glass Style: Complex, funky & spicy
Aroma Aroma: lacquered wood, dark roasted nuts and bananas, rubber leaf and sap, and toasted meringue
Taste Flavor: dried fruits and grass, pink pepper, mocha cream, and fuel-like minerality and copper ore
Smoothness Smoothness: Warming
Enjoy Enjoy: in cocktails
Cocktail Cocktails: Mai Tai, Ti' Punch, Dark & Stormy
Bottom Line Bottom Line: A dimensional dark rum with lots of fun agricole and potstill character.

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Dark Rum

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Serve in a Rocks Glass
Dark Rums are traditionally full-bodied, rich, caramel-dominated Rums. The best are produced mostly from pot stills and frequently aged in oak casks for extended periods. The richest of these Rums are consumed straight up.