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Ron Zacapa XO rum

Ron Zacapa XO Rum is produced in the highlands of Guatemala where it is distillled from fresh cane juice. The rum is then aged from 6 to 23 years at 7544 feet above sea level at 62 °F (17 °C) using the solera process. The solera aging process incorporates barrels that previously held American whiskeys, sherries, wines and Cognac

The unique Ron Zacapa XO glass decantur features an impression of a woven band around the middle, which is in reference to the original hand woven palm leaf petate bottle cover that covered the bottle

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Posted about 5 years ago by Filip from Sweden with 82 ratings

Excellent sipping rum. Very smooth and a pure delight!

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Posted over 1 year ago by Freedom of feet from Belgium with 20 ratings

Rich sweet xo-style rhum nice aftertaste, not to strong with enough depth

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Posted over 1 year ago by daveyjones from Australia with 21 ratings

I tasted this at a bar and loved it so when I saw a bottle on sale I splashed the cas and have been on a rum thing ever since.
Everything that you expect from a top shelf spirit is here.
Nose, balance, mouthfeel, finish.
We all experience these pleasures in different ways but it is hard to knock this drop. Easy to drink.

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Posted over 1 year ago by Mark Halse from Australia with 14 ratings

Sensational sipper with great a nose, seems to drink better with just a little ice.

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Posted over 1 year ago by JAMBOABOMBA from Italy with 9 ratings

Incredible rum.
Very smooth, balanced in sweetnes and spicines.
Very pleasant to the nose, in the mouth is flavour full, balanced, with notes of vanilla, some spiece and honey.
A long finish that rests in your mouth for a very long time, with not so much afterburn.
The only con is the price, to high respect the younger zacapa 23.

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Posted over 1 year ago by HawsepiperMaster from United States with 16 ratings

This is my personal gold standard that I compare all Spanish Style rums to. Made in French agricole style from cane nectar and aged in cognac casks. I always keep a bottle in my cabinet so I show curious friends what a real premium quality award winning rum tastes like.

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Posted over 1 year ago by darkmanso from France with 27 ratings

Si quelqu'un vous en propose foncez vous serez pas déçu.

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Posted over 1 year ago by Helmut Springer from Netherlands with 7 ratings

I have had the Solaia 23 which was very good (especially for mixing) but I had the XO in Antiqua, Guatemala and it is like sipping the best XO Cognac. Sooooo smooth! I smuggled 4 bottles from duty free and was overweight but Air France had sympathy for such a good cause. This rum will be hard to beat for my taste.

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Posted over 1 year ago by Olaf from Netherlands with 56 ratings

Drank this after a glass of Zacapa 23. This one is more sophisticated. A nice dark color, subtle smell and wow, what a long lasting aftertaste. The bottle is very nice too.

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Posted over 1 year ago by Margus Mägi from Estonia with 72 ratings

It is very similar to Zacapa23 in my mind. Try if it's not so expensive

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Posted over 1 year ago by Grebreden from Sweden with 22 ratings

Bättre än sin lillebror, dyr men fortfarande värd pengarna. Fin hint av cognac på sluten. Elegant lagom söt rom.