Haiti Rum XO Plantation Single Cask #8
Launched in 2003, Plantation Rum is a brand owned by the well-established cognac producer, Cognac Ferrand. Established in 1989, Maison Ferrand has used its extensive contacts in the spirits industry to source some exceptional casks of rum. The company also has privileged access to those in the warehouses of Clarendon and Long Pond in Jamaica, through its acquisition of the West India Rum Distillery (WIRD) and the shares in National Rums of Jamaica that came with it. Its ownership of the Bajan WIRD distillery has seen it increasingly involved in rum production as well as bottling in recent years.
A single cask bottle of Haiti rum. Haiti's national spirit is Clairin, an rum-style agricole spirit. There are are 532 distillers of the product on the island. However, Haiti is also home to the world renowned Barbancourt distillery, where this was likely produced.
The Plantation Rum brand is owned by Maison Ferrand in Coganc, France, and they often use their barrels to finished these rums. This has been finished in dry Curaçao casks.