Mount Gay Eclipse Barbados Golden Rum, 70cl
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If you do require precise ingredient information you should consult the manufacturer, whose contact details will appear on the packaging or label. Mount Gay hold the esteemed title of being the oldest rum and continually produced spirit in the world. Widely recognised as the oldest run in the world, MOUNT GAY® RUM has been hand-crafted at the same location in Barbados for more than 300 years using a unique production process to please the palate of connoisseurs the world over. A legal deed dated 20th of February 1703 confirms the existence of a Pot Still House on their estate in Barbados, establishing them as the worlds oldest rum producer.
Mount Gay Eclipse, named after the 1910 total solar eclipse, is a blend of rums distilled in traditional copper pot and column stills, then matured for 2 years solely in American whiskey casks. The embodiment of the Mount Gay style, body and aroma - the ‘Eclipse’ is named after the 1910 total solar eclipse.
Mount Gay Eclipse Barbados Golden Rum, named after the 1910 total solar eclipse, is a blend of Bajan rums distilled in traditional copper pot and column stills, then matured for 2 years solely in American whiskey casks. Master blenders have passed their findings from thee centuries of experimentation to successors so that you may enjoy the art of Mount Gay rum. Mount Gay Eclipse Rum is an icon, distilled in Barbados in one of the worlds oldest known distilleries dating back to 1703. Medium bodied on the palate showing fresh banana, tropical fruits and vanilla flavours, supported by caramel, spice and burnt toast notes imparted from barrel age. While perfectly enjoyed neat, the complex flavours of Mount Gay rums blend exquisitely into cocktails.Notes of vanilla and banana with underlying caramel and summer fruits are overlaid by a toasty spice from two years' ageing in American whiskey casks. Their Eclipse rum in particular is the embodiment of the Mount Gay style, with luscious flavours and aroma. While we have taken care in preparing this summary and believe it is accurate, it is not a substitute for your reading the product packaging and label prior to use. The nose is full and rounded with notes of fresh flowers and honey, a little vanilla and tropical fruit.