Rum Williams & Humbert, "Dos Maderas", 700 ml
Reviews of purchase Williams & Humbert, "Dos Maderas", 700 ml
Rum rich amber color.
Warm, burning taste of this novel is replete with hints of apple, vanilla, honey and spices, which gradually becomes a long aftertaste. Taste qualities "Dos Maderas" slightly reminiscent of whiskey.
Interesting, sweet aroma of rum disclosed notes of oak, vanilla, spices, honey, tobacco, leather, of dried fruit (raisins, dried apricots) and smoked.
Rohm daiquiri composition excellent in, as well as pure ice cubes.
Name of Roma "Dos Maderas", which translates from Spanish as "two wood", keeps a secret technology of its unusual exposure. It consists of two stages. Originally alcohols from Barbados and Guyana are 5 years of aging in American oak barrels in the Antilles. The second stage involves a 3-year delay in the cellars of the company "Williams & Humbert", in sherry casks from the "Dos Cortados" 20 years of aging.
Awards and ratings "Dos Maderas":
- A gold medal at the competition "Rum XP Tasting Competition, 2010" in Miami;
- The award in the category "Best rum to 12 years" - "The Golden Rum Barrel Awards, 2010" (London);
- A gold medal at the competition "Beverage Testing Institute" (Chicago);
- A gold medal at the competition "International Wine Challenge, 1997";
- The award in the category "Best aged rum" on "Ultimate Spirits Challenge, 2011" with a footnote "Extraordinary! Recommended!"
The company "Williams & Humbert" was founded in 1877 by two British gentlemen - Alexander Williams and acceded to the wife's brother Alexander Arthur Humbert. For more than a century, the company is a manufacturer of some of the world's most famous sherry and brandy. The winery is located in Jerez de la Frontera in Andalusia, where there is more than 1,200 acres of vineyards and the largest in Europe, wine cellar, equipped with the system Soler. In 1979, an international group "Williams & Humbert" acquired corporation Medina, whose members worked for many years in various industries sherry in Spain, and in 1960, through the efforts of Jose Medina, teamed up to create their own production. Today, the company is named "Bodegas Williams & Humbert SA", has several wineries in different regions of Spain and produces quite a wide range of high quality beverages: brandy, sherry, rum and even - the only one in the world - produces a cream liqueur made from Salerno Brandy Gran Reserva category .