Plantation XO Barbados Triple Cask Maturation NASA Liquor Selection

The Schtick: This is a triple cask matured Plantation Rum that was distilled in Barbados and matured in a variety of casks and bottled at 40.6% ABV

Review #879 | Rum Review #43

Distiller: Undisclosed

Bottler: Plantation

Brand: Plantation

Selection: NASA

ABV: 40.6% ABV

Age: NAS


Nose: Cocoa, leather, honey, toffee. Sweet amaretto. Creamy vanilla, some nice fruitiness here but nothing super funky. Maple.

Taste: Sweet, rich, caramel. Tons of sweetness here. Rich, supple, maple. Brown sugar, tobacco, amaretto. Light fruitiness. Almonds.

Finish: Short, sweet and nutty. Creamy vanilla. Cocoa, faint fruitiness. The cognac and malt whiskey casks are pretty evident, given the sweetness.

Overall: This was really nice, and completely different than I expected. Definitely a great sipper.

Thanks for reading!

Rank: 6


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