|Ron del Barrilito Five Stars Rum|
Wednesday, June 27, 2018
Puerto Rican rum brand Ron del Barrilito has launched a new blend that contains liquid aged for There will only be 2,500 bottles of Ron del Barrilito Five Stars will be released. Ron del Barrilito Five Stars will be released, making it the first limited edition bottling from the brand in its 138 year history. The first 200 bottles of Ron del Barrilito Five Stars will be individually numbered and presented in a wooden chasks for up to 35 years in previously occupied Oloroso Sherry casks.
The first impression of Ron del Barrilito Five Stars is the aromas of “plums, bananas, almonds, vanilla, and caramelized sugar cane”, while the palate has a “natural sweetness and smoky wood finish”. Master blender, Luis Planas, said, “Ron del Barrilito is much more than a fine aged rum, Ron del Barrilito Five Stars has been conceived for the rum connoisseur, who collects high-quality spirits and savors them for their careful craftsmanship.” The limited edition expression has been bottled at , 86 Proof, 43% abv and will be available from August, carrying a recommended retail price of $750.00 for a 750ml bottle.