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Rum Nation 1998 Caroni rum

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Posted about 3 years ago by Golfm from Denmark with 153 ratings

Caroni kan man smage men ikke så gennemtrængende..

Posted over 3 years ago by Rasmus Nielsen from Denmark with 8 ratings

Being farly newer in the rum world i picked this up looking for a bit different rum. I read that the Caroni style is not for everybody and that this is a "light" version.

Well - when introducing it for friends i prepare them that it will give them a slap on the chin and then the taste rollercoaster will take them further away. Most agree on that and actually enjoy it quite a lot. I personally cant drink more than one glass at at time of this, but overall an interesting rum.

Posted almost 5 years ago by martin jeppesen from Denmark with 228 ratings

The nose is a mixture of sweet, fresh tropical fruits, oak and smokey, tarlike notes. I like it alot. The palette offers a bit of heat but is sweeter then most caroni's. My tounge pick up notes of light, but distinct oak, smoke, molasse and perhaps banana. I dont find it to be heavy bodied, compared to other caronis and it could perhaps be considered as a good starter into the wonderfull world of caroni, at an affordable price.

Posted 4 months ago by Busta from Netherlands with 3 ratings

Lighter than many of the Velier releases this one is often underrated, but the lower abv allows the rum to showcase some deep and fruity flavours alongside the more usual petrol/tarmac notes that Caroni is known for. A Caroni for everyday sipping!

Posted about 1 year ago by GA34 from France with 13 ratings

Il manque quelque chose à ce Caroni. le blend est moins bien fait que chez Velier cela dis pour commencer dans les Caroni c'est très bien.

Posted almost 2 years ago by Bengt from Sweden with 7 ratings

Amazing taste. Like no other.
Between whisky and rum but it is rum !

Posted about 3 years ago by Dennis E Vang from Denmark with 89 ratings

Setter er min første Caroni.
Den er god. Starter sødt og går over en kraftig fadsmag

Posted about 3 years ago by Jesper Frandsen from Denmark with 50 ratings

Meget fin duft - eller så afbalanceret - smagen er lidt gummiagtige dog uden at blive for meget

Posted over 3 years ago by Achim Emmenegger from Germany with 66 ratings

eigentlich hat er fast 9 Punkte verdient,da die 99er Abfüllung jedoch deutlich besser ist und bei der 98er auch noch zwischen Batch 1 und 2 unterschieden werden muss lasse ich es bei 8 Punkten.
Totzdem eine sammelwürdige Top Caroniabfüllung und im Verhältniss zu den Velier Abfüllungen geschenkt mit 60-70 Euro ,allerdings inzwischen sehr schwer noch zu bekommen(Restbestände in Italien).Meine Empfehlung: Die 99er Abfüllung,im Moment für 60-70 Euro noch gut zu bekommen und besser wie die 98er Abfüllung.
Es rentiert sich nicht bei der 98er Abfüllung Batch 1 und 2 aufwändig zu beschaffen,der Unterschied ist marginal

Posted over 3 years ago by Thor Grønbæk from Denmark with 24 ratings

En rigtig fin rom til hygge foran pejsen eller lign.

Posted over 3 years ago by Ced-le-pingouin from Belgium with 15 ratings

Comme pour le "vrai" Caroni, toujours cette note pétrole, mais ce goût intéressant. Il m'a semblé un peu moins agressif que le Caroni 15 ans, mais la différence est minime.

Posted almost 4 years ago by Marc Cardinal from Belgium with 401 ratings

It was for me the first rum from Caroni distillery and conditioned by Rum Nation in Italy. On the nose, typical notes of gasoline, oak, tropicals fruits, coffee and licorice . Very long finish on the palate with notes of oak and the smoked side is still very present . Great introduction into the world of caroni .

Posted about 4 years ago by Blacky from Austria with 79 ratings

At 03.00 o clock ( Tree Rum) with my friend Helmut during waiting for his Taxi, not so bad!

Posted about 4 years ago by Epo from Italy with 2 ratings

Robusto, fa sentire subito i suoi 55 gradi. Il sapore che lascia dopo però è spettacolare. Ottimo rum da parte della "nuova" casa Rum Nation.

Posted over 4 years ago by Martino from Belgium with 61 ratings

Bois, café, liqueur avec au finale une très longueen et grande intensité

Posted over 4 years ago by Martin Grönvall from Denmark with 115 ratings

God duft.
Kraftig, medium sprittet.
God eftersmag.

Posted over 4 years ago by Allan Bjerreskov from Denmark with 116 ratings

This is a good way to find out, if you are into the much hyped Caroni rums. It does have a little of the gasoline notes, but is a lot easier to drink than some of the stronger Caroni. And it won't bust your wallet either.

Posted over 4 years ago by Stig Wolff from Denmark with 152 ratings

En rom jeg havde forventet mig mere af.
Den har en mærkelig eftersmag, det minder lidt om harpiks.
Absolut ikke en rom jeg vil købe.

Posted almost 5 years ago by FCKBL from Denmark with 22 ratings

God rom, mangler lidt kant. God eftermsag af egetræ.

Posted over 5 years ago by Norup from Denmark with 60 ratings

Caroni at 55%, Perhaps a bit sweetened, lacks some heavy-fuel edge. But still, a true caroni taste, an affordable price, in a nice package.