A 1970s bottling of Lamb's Navy Rum, produced at that time in the Demerara region of Guyana. Created in 1849 by Alfred Lamb, the original blend used 18 rums from Barbados, Jamaica, Guyana and Trinidad.
One of three single barrel (and indeed single still) rums in the El Dorado range, this example was made using the traditional techniques of the French Savalle Still at Uitvlugt distillery. An intriguing rum with notes of spice, tobacco and shortbread cookies.
Black Tot is the marrying of the last consignment of official British Navy Rum - squirrelled away in stone flagons after the abolition of the rum rations on Black Tot Day, which occurred on 31st July 1970. Now at last, this remaining navy spirit has been discovered and is now available to the general public for the very first time.
Following one of the best (and sweetest) sugar cane harvests in Venezuelan history, Diplomatico decided to release a single vintage rum from the year 2000. This exceptional rum was distilled in a combination of old copper pot stills and a batch kettle, then aged for 12 years in bourbon and single malt whisky casks before being finished in sherry wood.
A full-proof 1996 vintage rum from the Caroni distillery in Trinidad, bottled in 2013 at 17 years of age. Known for making full bodied, flavoursome rums, the distillery sadly closed in 2002, so this is a real piece of history.
A high-proof 1996 vintage rum from the Caroni distillery in Trinidad, bottled in 2013 at 17 years of age. Known for making full bodied, flavoursome rums, the distillery sadly closed in 2002, so this is a real piece of history.
Reserva Limitada is Ron Zacapa's annual release. Selected by master blender Lorena Vazquez, this is a blend of reserve rums aged between 6 and 24 years in a combination of sherry and charred American white oak casks.
Trois Rivières' single cask bottlings are renowned for their excellent quality. This 2005 vintage was distilled on June 30 and aged for just under eight years in a French limousine oak cask before 460 bottles were yielded on April 4 2013.
A 10 year rum from St Nicholas Abbey, based in the north of Barbados and owned by Larry Warren since 2006. This is a blend of pot and column still rums bought with the distillery, reracked into new casks and then matured for up to 12 years before blending and bottling. The bottle is also quite special, engraved and topped with a stopped made of windfall mahogany. A special and unique Bajan rum.
This limited-release Zacapa XO Solera Gran Reserva Especial (in a stylish flat decanter) won Gold in the Super-Premium category at the International Rum Festival for several years after its release in 2000, and was given the Platinum award for the Super-Premium category in 2002.
A 1991 vintage agricole rum produced by Damoiseau on Guadeloupe. Bottled in 2010, this is a big and powerful rum. Their Bellevue distillery was founded in 1942 and continues to make delicious rums to this day.