Don Q Oak Barrel Spiced Rum
About Don Q Oak Barrel Spiced Rum
Elevate your senses with Don Q Oak Barrel Spiced Rum, a masterful creation that blends tradition and innovation in perfect harmony. This premium rum proudly showcases its Puerto Rican roots while embracing a modern twist on spiced rum. Embark on a flavorful adventure as we reveal an intriguing fact about Don Q Oak Barrel Spiced Rum, explore its delightful tasting notes, share an original cocktail recipe, and delve into the meticulous production process behind this spirited treasure.
Don Q Oak Barrel Spiced Rum dazzles the senses with a captivating medley of flavors. On the nose, you'll discover a rich bouquet of warm spices, toffee, and a hint of citrus. As you taste, the velvety palate unveils notes of cinnamon, nutmeg, and clove, complemented by a luscious undercurrent of caramel and dark chocolate. The finish is exceptionally smooth, with lingering warmth and a subtle touch of smokiness.
The Spiced Sunset Indulge in the enchanting allure of The Spiced Sunset, a captivating cocktail that showcases the essence of Don Q Oak Barrel Spiced Rum. With a harmonious blend of spiced rum, passion fruit puree, lime juice, and ginger beer, this refreshing libation offers a tantalizing taste of the tropics.
- 2 oz Don Q Oak Barrel Spiced Rum
- 1 oz passion fruit puree
- 0.5 oz lime juice
- 2 oz ginger beer
- Lime wheel and fresh mint, for garnish
- Fill a shaker with ice.
- Add Don Q Oak Barrel Spiced Rum, passion fruit puree, and lime juice.
- Shake well until chilled and combined.
- Strain into a chilled glass filled with ice.
- Top with ginger beer and gently stir.
- Garnish with a lime wheel and fresh mint.
Recommended by Alex Jump, creator of the Mister Fahrenheit as a recommended spirit to pair with Shaker & Spoon’s Spiced Rum Celebration Box.
“Don Q Oak Barrel Spiced Rum is a great quality option when exploring the world of spiced rums! It’s barrel-aged for at least 3 years and has balanced notes of cinnamon, vanilla, and ginger that add complexity to your cocktail experience. The thing I love most about Don Q is their commitment to sustainability and protecting the environment,” says Alex Jump. Don Q is a pioneer among spirits producers when it comes to cleaner, environmentally conscious production practices and is well-known in the industry for its eco-conscious business practices.
The secret behind the captivating flavors of Don Q Oak Barrel Spiced Rum lies in its artisanal production process. First, the finest sugarcane from Puerto Rico is transformed into rich, flavorful molasses. Expertly fermented and distilled in column stills, the spirit is then aged for a minimum of 3 years in American white oak barrels. This aging imparts a refined complexity to the rum, which is then masterfully infused with a proprietary blend of spices and botanicals, resulting in a one-of-a-kind sensory experience.
Experience the exquisite taste of Don Q Oak Barrel Spiced Rum, a true celebration of Caribbean craftsmanship and innovative flair.
750ml & 90 Proof
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Main Ingredient: Sugarcane
Country of Origin: Puerto Rico
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- Joseph M.I recommend this productAge Range 35 - 44I'm More Into: Cocktails AND SippingMy Spirit of Choice (if forced to choose!) Whiskey, Scotch, RumI Bought This For MyselfRated 3 out of 5 starsGood rum, weakly spiced
A curious bottle, this spiced rum presents more like a normal rum. It features a smooth, not unpleasant 90-proof bite that tastes neither particularly distinctive nor interesting. A hint of baking spices crops up in an otherwise unremarkable finish, but overall lacks a tasty or festive quality I look for in a spiced rum.Best ForRated -1.0 on a scale of minus 2 to 2
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