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Plantation XO 20th Anniversary rum

Plantation XO 20th Anniversary rum is a combination of pot-stilled and column-stilled Barbadian rums that are initially aged in the Caribbean in ex-bourbon casks for 12-20 years. They are then transported to France for a second 12-18 months aging in small French oak casks.

The first bottle of Plantation XO 20th Anniversary was created for the head of Cognac Ferrand Estate Alexandre Gabriel to honor his 20th year running the company. This special gift has resulted in the bottling we see today.

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Posted almost 4 years ago by Martin Kennedy from Australia with 194 ratings

Beautiful bottle and engraving 10/10 for presentation. Wonderful aroma , let it rest for 5 minutes or so , smells of oak , vanilla , coconut and spices. If you use one ice cube then it bring out fruits like mango and banana...
I have never drank a rum with such a busy taste profile , so many different taste sensations and a good warm finish , if there is a slight fault then maybe the finish could be a bit longer but overall fantastic stuff !! Its a pleasant change that rum can taste this special without too much caramel and sugar and extra additives masking an average product , Cheers !!

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

It`s the favorite rum of my Latvian friend Dace, i drunk it with her on easter time

Posted almost 4 years ago by filovo from Czech Republic with 173 ratings

Vypit jednu, dve , tri ... Klidne vice. Ja to velmi prijemny rum s jemnou chuti. Rumova vsak nikoliv na skodu!! Bez alkoholove chuti ci paleni. Velka rumova dokonalost.

Posted almost 4 years ago by Martin Jelen from Czech Republic with 77 ratings

Attention seeker to me. Very pleasing rum that 90% will like. But I dont see any personality in it. Blenders played it safe, marketing did its work, end of story.

Posted almost 4 years ago by Andre from Germany with 2 ratings

very smooth and a good mixture between sweetness and alcohol. Flavours of vanilla have the strongest influence.

Posted almost 4 years ago by Alo from Estonia with 13 ratings

One of the best rums ive tasted, good with rocks and coke.

Posted almost 4 years ago by Michel Wigant Bjerre from Denmark with 11 ratings

I like my rum sweet ( I like AH Risse alot:-)).
This is still a sweet rum, but a lot less sweet tha AH Riise.
Great taste - though not a long aftertaste.

Posted almost 4 years ago by NicoB from Sweden with 29 ratings

Great color and smell. Tastes like ripped banana, caramel
and banana. Nothing complicated, simple and wonderful

Posted almost 4 years ago by Mazze from Germany with 9 ratings

This is certainly gonna be one of my favorites. So smooth, so sweet, so tasty.

Posted almost 4 years ago by Wekke from Belgium with 64 ratings

Beautiful bottle, Very smooth, For the price, this is a fantastic rum.
The aftertaste is medium long

Posted almost 4 years ago by LOBU from Belgium with 8 ratings

very good rum, nice and smooth to the palate. One of the best standard type rums.

Posted almost 4 years ago by Fred from Canada with 11 ratings

Rum Plantation 20th Anniversary Extra Old comes in a very nice bottle. The rum is delivered in a simple carton (picture).

In the glass you first smell some sticky alcohol but after a while you sense vanilla and caramel. This rum needs to rest in the glass for a few minutes.

Posted almost 4 years ago by Rum Hunter from Sweden with 23 ratings

Beautiful bottle presents this mahogany colour Rum . A smell and taste combo of tropical fruit vanilla and chocolate medium sweet and neat rum .

Posted almost 4 years ago by Ole Gerkensmeyer from Germany with 13 ratings

Taste is smooth, round with a nice touch of vanilla
Great to sip and enjoy

Posted almost 4 years ago by Jose Segura from Germany with 20 ratings

Very good rum for everyone .
Balanced and harmonious fruit-flavored and vanilla.
For me one of the best I 've tasted . A great taste experience .

Sehr guter Rum für Jedermann.
Ausgewogen und harmonisch mit Fruchtgeschmack und Vanillenote.
Für mich einer der besten, die ich bisher probiert habe. Ein tolles Geschmackserlebnis.

Posted almost 4 years ago by Francky from France with 4 ratings

Quel beau flacon, en plus ce qu'il contient est un pur bonheur.
Il faut avoir ça dans sa cave.
Quel rhum pour un budget de 50€ environ

Posted almost 4 years ago by Per from Denmark with 45 ratings

This rum is one of my favorites.
Very smooth nose and taste. A good long aftertaste. Great!!

Posted almost 4 years ago by Markus from Finland with 13 ratings

Absolutely excellent rum. Works well after skiing. Easy to sip and easy to take another one as well.

Posted almost 4 years ago by Laurent Folichon from Belgium with 37 ratings

Assemblage des plus vieilles réserves de la maison, ce rhum est une pure merveille : vieillis de très longues années dans les Caraïbes, les rhums sélectionnés pour cet assemblage sont ensuite minutieusement assemblés par notre maître de Chai, au Château de Bonbonnet, puis affinés dans de petites barriques de chêne français pendant 12 à 18 mois supplémentaires.

Ce « double ageing » apporte à ce rhum une rondeur en bouche et un velouté incomparable. De couleur vieil acajou, Plantation XO 20th Anniversaire révèle un nez aux notes exotiques de canne à sucre, vanille boisée et noix de coco grillée, complétées par des effluves plus complexes de cacao, d’orange confite et de boite à cigare.

Posted almost 4 years ago by Frip from Belgium with 14 ratings

parfait en tous les points... pas trop sucré, pas trop burning, très très plaisant à boire !
en plus pour le prix, je pense qu'il est difficile de trouver meilleur...

Posted almost 4 years ago by Pierre-Philippe from Canada with 6 ratings

Great rum to drink straight up or on the rocks. Very smooth, great taste! I absolutely recommend it!

Posted almost 4 years ago by Tony from United States with 7 ratings

This was my second purchase of a good quality rum, and what a difference. Very aromatic to the nose and smooth spicy finish in the tongue. I thoroughly enjoyed it and recommend it.

Posted almost 4 years ago by Rob from United States with 50 ratings

It is a sweeter rum with its own flavor. I can taste some coconut which sets it apart. It is smooth and complex but the suger overwhelms the other flavors.

Posted almost 4 years ago by mike from Canada with 28 ratings

Fantastic rum. Smooth with coconut taste. Expensive but worth it.