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Mount Gay XO Extra Old rum

Mount Gay XO Extra Old

Barbados | Aged

Mount Gay Extra Old (often written "OX") is a blend of rums aged between 8 and 15 years in American bourbon barrels.

Mount Gay Distilleries is the oldest operating distillery in the Americas - producing rum in Barbados since 1703. It's original name was Mount Gilboa, and in 1801 renamed Mount Gay after the distillery's manager Sir John Gay Alleyne.

7.7/10 (602 ratings)
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Posted 2 days ago by RumSwanson from United States with 6 ratings

This is a great sipping rum, especially if you're just starting out. Not as funky as other sippers in the same price range, but still delicious. A very round flavor profile that just envelopes your pallet. Goes down easy.

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Posted 5 days ago by Kazisvet from Slovakia with 26 ratings

tento rum je u mňa klasika ako má rum chutiť. Pomerné silný avšak chuťovo vyvážený. Nič pre slečinky, ale skôr pre chlapov :)

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Posted 5 days ago by Gavin_J1987 from United Kingdom with 3 ratings

This was my first XO and wow was it worth it. Tempted to go 10 but not sure I can place it above Diplomatico which is my favourite to date. But this is smooth and sweet - amazing straight and I also enjoyed with a tiny squeeze of lime and ice

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Posted 17 days ago by Hefron from Czech Republic with 55 ratings

Neskutečně hladký a jemný rum. Dubový sud se snoubí s lahodnou vůní vanilky, banánů a tabáku. Není zbytečně sladký ale i přesto velmi jemný.

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Posted 19 days ago by Dimitris from Greece with 78 ratings

Mark: 7+/10: Taste is little exotic, little fruity and a touch sweet with medium lenght in aftertaste with medium light oak. Overall pleasant but not great.

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Posted 20 days ago by BingChen from Taiwan, Republic Of China with 15 ratings

This is an excellent non-sweet rum with rich aromas suitable for whisky drinkers. The beginning of the nose offers a hint of cinnamon spice, reminds me of the Johnny Walker blue label. Easily one of my favorites.

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Posted 24 days ago by Caverns from United Kingdom with 13 ratings

This is a favourite. For someone with a fairly unsophisticated palate, this was one of the first rums where I really felt like I was drinking something superior to everything else on the shelf.
Can be mixed, but I wouldn't bother. Rum, ice, success.

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Posted 25 days ago by SPEHUN from Hungary with 19 ratings

Mount Gay is a quality product to the world of rum. Mount Gay serves a great bridge point to all drinkers. It is not sweet enough to scare away those who prefer earthy/dry spirits (scotch drinkers). It also is not

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Posted 30 days ago by Rotem oren from Israel with 9 ratings

This is Sooo good
Amazing smell, sweet and oaky.
The thast is tropicaly sweet and full of molasess.
The finish is the best, you get a mouth wash of butter-cookies.
I'm having a lot of fun with this bottle.

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Posted about 1 month ago by Aldoholic666 from Belgium with 26 ratings

Very smooth soft taste, very nice well balanced aftertaste as well