Flor de Cana 12

Flor de Cana 12

Price: $35 for 750ml

Distilled/Owned by: Compañía Licorera de Nicaragua

Region: Nicaragua

40% ABV

Distillate: Molasses

Aged For: 12 years (Solera system)

Cask Type: American oak, ex-bourbon/whiskey

Chill Filtered: Yes

Additives used: Unknown

 


 

Color: Amber

Drank: Neat, in a glencairn

Nose: Alcohol heavy, with cane sugar, oak, crushed nuts, and pepper

Mouthfeel: Light to medium body

Palate/Taste: Oak, molasses, caramel, macadamia nuts, coconut

Finish: Short and gentle with molasses, oak, chocolate, and a bit of leather

Thoughts: An average sipping rum in my book, flavors are decent, but the alcohol is strong on the nose and palate a little too light.

Score: 76 out of 100

 

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