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Long Pond National Rums of Jamaica Releases 4 x 70cl

Lot: 005703
Long Pond National Rums of Jamaica Releases 4 x 70cl
Long Pond National Rums of Jamaica Releases 4 x 70cl
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Winning Bid: £380.00

Long Pond National Rums of Jamaica Releases 4 x 70cl

Distillery:
Long Pond
Age:
See Lot Description
Vintage:
See Lot Description
Region:
Jamaica
Bottler:
LM&V
Cask Type:
N/A
Bottle Strength:
See Lot Description
Bottle Size:
4 x 70cl
Distillery Status:
Operational
Production:
double retort pot still
Base:
molasses

Long Pond National Rums of Jamaica Releases 4 x 70cl

Founded in 1753, Long Pond distillery is located in the Trelawny parish of Jamaica, which is also home to the Hampden Estate. Its modern history begins in the 1940s, when Seagram chief, Samuel Bronfman, bought the distillery from the Jamaican government and began to produce the Captain Morgan brand there. When Seagram was dissolved in the early 2000s, Diageo bought Captain Morgan and moved production to Clarendon. Long Pond became part of National Rum of Jamaica, a firm established in 1985 and currently part-owned by the Jamaican government, Demerara Distillers in Guyana, and Maison Ferrand in France. Long Pond produces rum using both John Dore pot stills and a Blair column still. Its output is highly regarded, and stock shortages caused by its closure between 2012-2017, and a fire in 2018 mean it is becoming increasingly sought after.

These four pure single rums were bottled in 2018 as part of National Rums of Jamaica's collaboration with distriburots, La Maison & Velier..

  • Long Pond STC❤E 2005 Cambridge 13 Year Old Continental Flavoured Rum
    This 2006 vintage was distilled at Long Pond distillery and is a reproduction of the "STC❤E" cask mark used at Cambridge Estate distillery, which closed in 1947.
    This is a Continental Flavoured style rum, one of four classifications used in Jamaica, identifying rums with 700/1600 gr/hlpa. The STC❤E mark specifically refers to rums with 550/700 gr/hlpa.
    Bottled from a stock of 11 barrels distilled in a double retort pot still.
    Fully aged for 13 years in the tropics with an angels' share of 63% leaving enough for 3648 bottles. 62.5% ABV.

  • Long Pond VRW 2006 Vale Royal 12 Year Old Wedderburn Rum
    This 2006 vintage was distilled at Long Pond distillery and is a reproduction of the "VRW" cask mark used at Vale Royal distillery, which closed in 1959.
    This is a Wedderburn style rum, one of four classifications used in Jamaica, identifying rums with 200/300 gr/hlpa. The VRW mark specifically refers to rums with 150/250 gr/hlpa.
    Bottled from a stock of 11 barrels distilled in a double retort pot still.
    Fully aged for 12 years in the tropics with an angels' share of 60% leaving enough for 3412 bottles. 62.5% ABV.

  • Long Pond TECA 2003 15 Year Old Continental Flavoured Rum
    This 2003 vintage was distilled at Long Pond distillery and is a TECA mark rum.
    This is the Continental Flavoured Style, one of four classifications used in Jamaica, identifying rums with 700/1600 gr/hlpa. The TECA mark specifically refers to rums with 1200/1300 gr/hlpa.
    Bottled from a stock of 9 barrels distilled in a double retort pot still.
    Fully aged for 15 years in the tropics with an angels' share of 67% leaving enough for 2484 bottles. 63% ABV.

  • Long Pond TECC 2007 11 Year Old Continental Flavoured Rum
    This 2007 vintage was distilled at Long Pond distillery and is a TECC mark rum.
    This is the Continental Flavoured Style, one of four classifications used in Jamaica, identifying rums with 700/1600 gr/hlpa. The TECC mark specifically refers to rums with 1500/1700 gr/hlpa.
    Bottled from a stock of 11 barrels distilled in a double retort pot still.
    Fully aged for 11 years in the tropics with an angels' share of 57% leaving enough for 3325 bottles. 62.5% ABV.

This ot has a 4 bottle shipping fee.

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