Rum Cognac Ferrand, "Plantation" Barbados Grande Reserve, 5 years, 700 ml
Rum golden-amber color with a copper tint.
Bright taste of rum medium intensity, creating a feeling of pleasant viscosity gradually turns into a sweet and spicy tones and finishes long warming aftertaste with hints of roasted nuts and spices.
In a complex, multi-layered bouquet of rum original tones of caramel, toffee and toffee in contact with air enriched with notes of pepper, cloves and other spices spicy, and then they come to replace the aromas of pineapple, banana and citrus fruits.
Rohm good as digestives in pure form or diluted with coconut water with ice, and also as a basis for a variety of cocktails.
Rum "Plantation" Barbados Grande Reserve 5 years is the result of assemblage Roma produced on the island of Barbados and received in two ways distillation (in stills and vertical columns). The process of making this drink is interesting because for 5 years, it is subjected to exposure in different places and in different containers. The first phase of a long-term exposure takes place in barrels of bourbon in a hot tropical climate. Then drink in the pure form, while maintaining a natural fortress, transported to France Chateau de Bonbonnet, where it is placed for a few months (sometimes years) in old French oak barrels that previously was kept cognac. This time is sufficient to rum acquired additional organoleptic characteristics peculiar drinks. Its taste and aroma become thinner, much richer and more interesting.
"Planteyshn" Barbados Grand Reserve 5 years gained 94/100 points and entered the "TOP-50 Spirits 2011" by Wine Enthusiast, voted "Best Daiquiri" from the magazine "Esquire", in August 2010, was named "Best Mai Tai" on Ultimate Cocktail Challenge in the United States.
By Cognac Ferrand under the name "Plantation" presented a whole collection of rum produced in various countries of the world, traditionally engaged in the production of this popular beverage. These include Trinidad, Barbrdos, Panama, Guyana, Nicaragua, Jamaica and Grenada. The entire line of rum "Plantation" was created by local technology and taking into account the tradition, so any of its kinds in full messaging features and coloring of the country where it was produced. Feature rum brand "Plantation" is that it is subjected to a double exposure - first at the place of production technology in the specified container, and then in France in barrels of brandy.
Company Cognac Ferrand, now well known for its high-quality products on the world market, was established relatively recently as a result of a partnership agreement between the businessmen Alexander Gabriel, Jean-Dominique Andre and Pierre Ferrand - hereditary growers and producers of cognac. Family Ferrand engaged in manufacturing of this noble drink from the beginning of the XVIII century, and for such a long time in the basement of her accumulated a large number of first-class cognac that do not sell. Thanks to Gabriel's entrepreneurial talent and Andre, the company managed to establish and promote the sale of cognac brand "Pierre Ferrand" in the international market. Over time, due to some disagreements Pierre Ferrand, remaining shareholder of the company, started his own company, and the leadership of Cognac Ferrand is currently engaged Alexander Gabrielle and Jean-Dominique Andre. To date, cognac house owns 60 hectares of vineyards in the region of Grand Champagne, where using organic methods of processing are grown grapes Ugni Blanc and Colombard, of which the best and produced alcohols for cognac "Pierre Ferrand".
The company works closely with a number of distilleries located in the Caribbean - it sells barrels of brandy. Once, during a business trip, Alexander Gabriel tried several samples of rum, aged in barrels and intended for private use. He was pleasantly shocked by the richness of the flavor and taste of the drink. As a result, the idea of buying and bottled rare rums. Thus, among the products produced cognac house "Pierre Ferrand", there was a remarkable collection of Roma under the brand name "Plantation", which once was highly appreciated by specialists and a wide range of fans of this wonderful drink.