Sunday, March 6, 2011

Rumstylin' with Plantation 20th Anniversary Barbados Rum

     Alexandre Gabriel the master blender at Cognac Ferrnad has released one of the finest yet from the Plantation collection.       This elegant rosewood colored rum has a viscosity and flavor that really stays with you long after the rum should have finished.     Gabriel's methodology of starting the aging process in Bourbon barrels the finishing it in the fine cognac barrels used in the production of the Cognac Ferrnad spirits has produced a very unique and high quality spirit.    

    20th Anniversary Plantation Extra Old Barbados Rum has an incredible bouquet that is carried straight to the pallet where the fruity spicy flavors come to life.    There is a distinctive finish that seems to last and last, making it easy to sit in the evening and sip this fine rum.    

     This is the flagship of the Plantation line of multi-matured rums that are brought to the French chateau from, Barbados, St. Lucia, Jamaica, Guyana, Panama, Grenada, Trinidad, Nicaragua, and Venezuela.     The process of aging in unique manners by Alexandre Gabriel and his people has produced a line of really outstanding rums that bring out each countries rum strengths and flavors.     If you haven't taken the opportunity to try this fine Plantation rum, then you need to add this one to the collection.     ;o)