competitions and medals
“When all the premium rums have cognac style packaging, this call for a return is a real bet for Plantation."
“In the Aged Rum category, the Best In Class Award went to Plantation Original Dark Rum from Trinidad. […] In the Special Cask category, […] Gold awards […] went to Plantation Guatamela, Plantation Jamaica 2000 and Plantation Grenada 2003, each finished in Cognac barrels in France. In the White Rum category, […] Gold awards […] went to Plantation 3 Stars blend from Jamaica, Barbados and Trinidad.”
"But when news broke that Plantation was releasing a light rum, heads turned. And true to the brand's reputation, it's flavor delivers, far outshining others in this category."
"And ships them off to France for further aging in Cognac barrels, which contribute dried fruit and oak notes to the rum’s robust sweetness.”
The New York Times
“A loquacious and indefatigable fellow wherever spirits are concerned.”