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In the nose there are hints of spices and fruits.
On the palate you can recognize chocolate on the first sip. Lately there is toffee and vanilla - way too much vanilla.
This is not really a sipper, but sure can be good for some mixing.
Rating would better if there was not so much annoying vanilla.
A friend of mine bought me this rum as present. I normally don't drink white rum Unless I'm mixing it in a drink. And it's usually a cheap warm since the Coca-Cola or whatever I'm using to mix overpower the taste of the rum anyway. I made some rum and cokes using this for me and my wife. What a surprise!. Had a nice clean taste and a slight hint a vanilla on the end. I was shocked that it was that tasty. I probably won't buy a bottle of this and will continue to drink cheap white rum like Bacardi, however, I suggest that somebody try this at least once this way you know the difference.
bin kein kenner was weissen rum angeht.. aber er ist der beste den ich bisher probiert habe. warum? er ist fruchtig zitruss.. und nicht spritig!!
20ml uit een advent kalender. Tsja, normaal heb ik witte agricole of witte Jamaicaanse rum en dit staat daar in schril contrast mee. Niet veel smaak en of aroma.
N- Clean, light and soft. Cocoa, mineral, vanilla and roasted nuts whispering from miles away, so this one neither catch nor wow you with anything dominant. Spirit notes of sweet pepper and eucalyptus at the edge but remains rather harmless. (84/18)
P- Rounded and velvet, well behaved vanilla and citrus, gently sweet and clean. (82/17)
F- Short, go down quietly and easily. Its sweet but not syrupy, simple, proper and delightful just to sips. (84/18)
Weighted Rate- 72pt
— at The Rum Bar KL.
I had a few drinks of Atlantico Platino while vacationing in Oaxaca Mexico. Pretty decent bottle and label design. Very strong alcohol to the nose and palate if neat sipped. Mixes rather well with your favorite soda drinks.
Sampled the Blanco expression from Atlantico at the Cardiff Rum Festival having already been familiarised with the brand having received the Reserva as part of the Craft Rum Discovery subscriptuon service back last year.
It's a standard cocktail mixing rum. At £29 It's a tad pricey for what it is. Nose is clean and crisp a touch of sweetness. Vanilla and spice in the mouth a touch of firiness
Glasklar mit Silber Reflexen im Glas.
In der Nase, frisch geerntete Zitrusfrüchte mit frisch geschlagenem Eichenholz, eine schöne Kombination.
Im Gaumen fällt Einem sofort die Süsse auf, kandierte Früchte und Zuckerrohr.
Im Abgang ganz ok.
Ein super Mix-Rum der auch pur noch erträglich ist.
Crystal clear with silver reflections in the glass.
In the nose, freshly harvested citrus fruits with freshly cut oak, a nice combination.
On the palate, immediately recognize to the sweetness, candied fruits and sugar cane.
In the finish ok.
A great mix rum that is also possible to sip.
Nose: not much; some sugar cane and vanilla maybe.
Palate: smooth, warm, some sweetness - and very poor taste, which is not surprising for an only 18 months old rum (couldn't they just wait a little longer?)
As others stated before, this one might be a good mixer. Drinking it neat is pretty unspectacular.
Duften fangede mig ikke, men jeg blev positivt overrasket over smagen på denne hvide rom.
En frisk smag af citrus og vanille. Jeg kunne forestille mig, at den er god som en blandingsrom.
The rum is from the Dominican Republic. Distilled from both molasses & sugar can juice. Shipped to the US for finishing. Crisp but still pretty smooth with hints of citrus and vanilla.
Smooth white rum that has some nice flavor that works well together. Crisp, expressive, on the sweeter side, this rum is aged from 1-2 years, so not a lot has happened in terms of complexity, or enhanced flavors, but worth paying 25$ or so. The burn may hold some drinkers back from drinking this neat, but adding an ice cube or letting it breath in your glass does alter its composition. This goes for all rums and whiskeys for that matter.
First I tasted this rum in drink called Platónico (Atlantico platino, tonic, ice, sprig of thyme) and I liked it a lot. Then I tasted it straight and it surprised me with its sweetness and smoothness. Nice rum yet it seems a little overpriced to me.
if you´re searching for a white rum with sweetness, take the ride! the atlantico platino is best at doing mixtures with a mild and sweet rum. you can drink it pure without ice and hand warmed. nice try!
One of the only clear rums I've found, that actually has a flavor. We first picked a bottle of this up in Aruba, for my wife, because she drinks rum and cokes. Of course having drank, and enjoyed the Atlantico Private Cask, I sipped a bit of this neat. I was very surprised at how smooth it was, for a clear rum.
I've started using this when I make Mojitos, it's a very good mixing rum.
It is a little more expensive than Bacardi, so if your looking for a cheap mixer then this isn't for you.
I was traveling and by the time I arrived my only option for a much needed night-cap was a Friday's across from my hotel. I asked the bartender if they had any higher end rums. He showed me the Atlantico Plantino. Admitting he didn't know much about rum, he told me he heard it was "the Patron of rums." Let's start with this; it most certainly is NOT the Patron of rums.
OK, it's not awful. It's maybe slightly better than the standard Bacardi I was about to go with. I'm not a Bacardi basher. I think Bacardi 8 is one of the best values and under rated rums available. But the standard "Superior" is what you drink in high school and college - not once you come to appreciate great rum and can afford it.
I give the Atlantico one point above Bacardi Superior because it is reasonably smooth - again compared to Bacardi, not any great rum. But I'm not sure it is rum.
I can't say it's flavorless but I'll be damned if I can identify any specific flavors. Reading others' reviews that describe the chemical additives and calling it perfume hit home with me. It has a floral scent although not taste. While it doesn't taste bad, it really doesn't taste like rum, or anything else I can identify.
There's no chance I'd ever buy a bottle of this stuff but stuck at a Friday's with few options, I'd probably order again.
No chance I'd have more than 2 out of fear that whatever chemicals are in this stuff COULD give me a nasty hang over in the morning.
A gave it a 5, and that's generous, but Bacardi gets a 4 in my book and I'll stick with this is one notch better.
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