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Angostura 1824 rum is a blend of rums aged for at least 12 years in oak barrels. The aged rums are blended, re-casked, and upon maturity hand-drawn for bottling.
This rum is named and crafted in honor of Dr. Johann Siegart's founding of Angostura house in the city of Angostura, Venezueala in 1824. Angostura 1824 rum production is now based in Trinidad.
It is above average. But probably not by much. I like having it in my collection though.
Delicious and good for sipping. Better than the 1919.
smagte denne rom til rom festival i politikkens hus, og syntes den gled dejligt ubesværet ned.
rigtig lækker rom.
very intense, typical angostura, different from other rums, somebody like it, somebody not
I guess by how much I was impressed by the 1919, I expected more from this one. Don't get me wrong though; I do enjoy this one, but I have to be in the mood for it.
A little dryer and oakyer then the 1919. More spice and burn on the finish as well.
I Recommended this to anyone who likes dry rums
Lovely bottle, lovely color. Tastes of thick molasses with a dominant herb like flavor of tobacco. Different to a lot of other rums.
Ceux qui aime le 1919 aimeront le 1824. Moins accessible, moins sucrés, mais bien meilleurs.
Un classique à posséder pour faire plaisir aux plus grands nombre
Looks far richer and gives the impression of much more developed flavors that 1919, but only tastes slightly richer. A disappointment.
Sa dénomination et la forme de sa bouteille, forcent la comparaison avec son petit frère 1919. Celui-ci est "plus" !
Sa couleur acajou est plus jolie. Son nez est plus parfumé. Ses aromes sont plus complexe. Un peu plus sec que le 1919, il semble plus puissant, il s'accroche en bouche en garde une belle longueur.
La puissance est maitrisée et on garde bien toutes les saveurs de fruits, d'épices, et surtout de vanille.
Très bon rhum
j'aime beaucoup ce rhum...
Parfumé, long en bouche...
il reste présent dans le verre vide et on apprécie encore plus le 2e verre.
bien plus intéressant et complexe que son petit frère 1919, il est un permanent de mon bar
J'ai goûté en premier le 1919, qui est bcp plus sucré. Le 1824 s'avère surprenant au départ, mais révèle un final fantastique. Incomparable, il restera un pilier de mon bar.
I love the 1919, so was excited to see this.... Definitely worth it! Vanilla, honey and molasses! Mmmmmmm.....
Denne rom er smagsfuld og lettere sød. God eftersmag, lidt sprittet.
This is almost like a fine cognac. It literally tastes like the Caribbean air. Sweet and floral, with vanilla and nutmeg hints. Truly amazing.
I always go for the finall net experience and this rum leaves an unimprovable one. Regardless of how, the depth and strength of the flavor(s) achieved by rum are amazing. The vanilla, cinnamon, chocolate, and dry fruit notes are so clear and intense you can almost chew it as you drink it. Excellent as a sipper or with mineral water and lime. It always makes you want to have one more.
As I find my palate maturing and going away from the western carib and america's sweeter styles I really enjoy the 1824 dryer, complex, lovely taste and nose.
A smooth rum with little burn as it goes down. Nice vanilla notes - this is one to share with serious rum drinkers for them to discuss how good it is.
This is a spectacular rum. It's not cheap and not for the beginner. It's a complex rum. It's not too dry but not especially sweet. Very smooth with primary tastes of molasses, rum, enough oak to detect and a hint of spice. Tobacco hints are there too. I'm sure others wild discern other flavors I may have left out. Absolutely smooth enough to drink on its own but best on the rocks. I think the scent doesn't give you a heads up how good the drink is about to be.
Beautiful packaging and a bottle the could pass as a decanter.
If you really appreciate get rums and the money isn't a problem, treat yourself!
First taste was a bit HARSH, but then it mellowed out very nice. Molasses and vanilla flavors are present, but it has a predominant oak barrel to it.... Very complex...
awesome sipper and cigar time rum. Very much enjoy this
Nice tasty, smoky, and oaky rum. But a little to watering (thin) for me.
Very good and beutiful rhum! First sip is a little bit harsh and bitter but those are fading background nicely! Not recomended for a beginner!
I tried with smokes and even mild cheese and taste was much smoother!
I was a fair bit disappointed with the 1919 line and was a little hesitant to pick this up but everyone(/thing) deserves a second chance.
Nose: This had me worried. The 1919 has some stale/chemical smell to it which really put me off and this one has a hint of the same. I had to check with the 1919 that I didn't pick a class with dish-washing powder still on it. After leaving my glass to breath for a bit the 1824 seemed to get a bit better.
Feel: Sharper notes at the start rather than lingering after-taste. . Medium burn.
Taste: Lots of wood, a little citrus and vanilla and caramel. Standard flavours really. Solid, but nothing stood out as bring particularly different.
Presentation: I don't really like short bottles that much (would rather the shelf space) but this one is OK I guess. It came in a box and I normally enjoy the cards that come inside giving insight to the production but this had nothing in it but the bottle.
Angostura 1824 rum review by the Ultimate Rum Guide