Doorlys Barbados Rum XO

The Schtick: This is rum sourced from Foursquare in Barbados and sold through Total Wine and More in the USA. Carrying a modest price tag and a reasonable age statement, I was intrigued when I stumbled across a bottle on sale.

Review #481 | Rum Review #10

Distiller: Foursquare

Bottler: Doorlys

Brand: Doorlys

Selection:

ABV: 40% ABV

Age: NAS


Nose: Sweet sugar, pineapple. Faint clove, pepper, cocoa. Really sweet with a nice dry backend.

Taste: Thin, no heat. Sweet, faint funky fruits. Vanilla, sweet orange peel, clove and some dry pepper.

Finish: Short, mild heat/astringency. Mildly fruity and mildly oaky, but really not a lot going on.

Overall: Overall, this is a fine, basic rum. Its not huge on flavor, but its also not really flawed in any big way.

Thanks for reading!

Rank: 5


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