— PLANTATION SINGLE CASK 2018 Guyana 1998 —
Nose : Complex, it starts on an ultra añejo tequila profile with cooked agave, lemon juice, lime peel, pepper, toasted almond, vanilla, pecan nut and then evolves on persimmon, nougat, date, mango and ginseng.
Palate : Fat and full, it follows the nose with a tad oakier and balsamic profile at first. Thereafter it evolves on cocoa, olive, cloves, tar, raisins and toffee notes with some saltiness.
Finish : Very long on molasses, tobacco and liquorice.
Alc./Vol. : 44.8%
Origin : Guyana
Distillery : Demerara Distillers Ltd
Distillation Year : 1998
Raw material : Molasses
Fermentation : 1 week
Distillation : Pot still (Port Mourant)
Tropical Ageing : 17 years in Bourbon casks
Continental Ageing : 2 years in Ferrand casks
Maturation : 1 year in Ocho Tequila cask
Volatile Substances : 255 g/hL AA
Esters : 56 g/hL AA
Dosage : 4 g/L
Cane sugar caramel E150a (% vol) : No caramel added
Solely to adjust – if needed – the color between different batches.
Color may initially vary according to the type, the age and the size of the ageing casks