Hampden Estate 8 Year Old Rum Gift Box

  • Single Traditional Pot Still Rum

70cl / 46%

Hampden Estate 8 Year Old Rum / Gift Box

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£68.50

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£57.08 ex VAT

(£97.86 per litre)

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Product Description

Intensely aromatic high-ester rum with distinctive notes of tropical fruit, this pot still rum is made at Jamaica’s Hampden Estate using the same techniques the distillery has used since the 18th century. Matured for at least eight years in Jamaica’s tropical climate, it perfectly embodies the vibrant, complex style for which Hampden is famous. Expect overripe bananas, pineapples, green coffee beans and fruity dark chocolate on the nose – the benefits of a unique, extended fermentation – along with olives, allspice, seawater, engine oil and liquorice.

Totally unique, utterly idiosyncratic and easily one of the most characterful spirits being made today, it's a very deserving winner of our Rum of the Year award for 2024.

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How we pack
  • Eco-friendly Packaging

    Our boxes are made of 100% recyclable cardboard. Our special air-inflated packaging is both re-usable and recyclable, as well as efficient to both transport and dispose of.

  • Flexible Delivery Options

    We deliver to countries all over the world! You can also select express delivery, or pick a specific delivery date, at checkout.

  • Packed With Care

    Our experienced warehouse team take great care with every order. As specialists in glass packaging they ensure that your items stay safe and secure in transit.

Returns

14-Day returns policy

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Disclaimer

While we endeavour to provide full and accurate information on our website, there may be occasions where producers have updated their recipe or failed to provide full details of their ingredients and processes. This may affect factors including the product style and allergen information, and we would advise that you always check the label and not solely rely on the information presented here. If you are at all uncertain about a product then please contact our customer service team before purchase.

The Home of Jamaican Funk

There are thousands of distilleries in the world, but there’s only one Hampden Estate. Since the 18th century, this venerable producer has been famous for bold rums that are exceptionally fruity and funky – even by Jamaican standards. This unique profile is achieved by fermenting molasses with sugarcane vinegar, spent wash from previous distillations, and a flavour bomb in the form of proprietary acids, yeasts and bacteria. It’s a truly distinctive process that makes for intensely characterful rums, like the flagship Hampden Estate 8 Year Old.

Spirits of the Year 2024

At The Whisky Exchange, we pride ourselves in introducing the finest spirits the world has to offer. Our Of the Year awards have always been an opportunity for us to champion exemplary bottlings that we believe deserve a little more attention. This year’s winners have all stood up to scrutiny from our discerning customers and our panel of industry expects and seen off competition from some of the best bottlings available today.

Click below to learn more about our 2024 spirits of the year which also include a big, citrussy gin from iconoclastic Australian producer Four Pillars and a complex, elegant Highland malt from Loch Lomond distillery.

Customer Reviews

5 (2 Reviews)

  • 5

    Anonymous,

    Just the best rum I've ever had

  • 5

    Anonymous,

    Nothing shy here. Big on funk and full of flavour. Delicious