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Appleton Estate Master Blenders' Legacy 75cl / Signed by Joy Spence

Lot: 007232
Appleton Estate Master Blenders' Legacy 75cl / Signed by Joy Spence
Appleton Estate Master Blenders' Legacy 75cl / Signed by Joy Spence
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Winning Bid: £575.00

Appleton Estate Master Blenders' Legacy 75cl / Signed by Joy Spence

Distillery:
Appleton Estate
Age:
N/A
Vintage:
N/A
Region:
Jamaica
Bottler:
Official
Cask Type:
N/A
Bottle Strength:
43%
Bottle Size:
75cl
Distillery Status:
Operational
Production method:
pot & column stills
Base:
molasses

Appleton Estate Master Blenders' Legacy 75cl / Signed by Joy Spence

The Appleton Estate is the oldest sugar plantation and distillery in Jamaica. Its sugar fields cover 11,000 acres of the Nassau Valley, located in the Saint Elizabeth parish, and it has been in operation since 1749. The distillery was bought by J. Wray & Nephew in 1916, which as of 2012 became a subsidiary of global drinks giant, Gruppo Campari. It operates five double-retort pot stills alongside a column still, and generally produces single blended rums by vatting the two distillates. In 1997, Appleton Estate became the first distillery in the entire spirits industry to employ a female master blender, Joy Spence.

A mature Jamaican rum distilled using pot stills, this is a tribute to three generations of blenders at Appleton Estate. 

Personally selected and blended by Joy Spence, with assistance from her mentor Owen Tulloch and her protégé, David Morrison. 

This bottle has been signed by Master Blender Joy Spence.

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Condition
  • Dent on tin
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