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Appleton Estate Signature rum

Appleton Estate Signature

Jamaica | Gold | 40.0% ABV

5.9/10
21 ratings
Easily consumable in a bind

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Posted 4 months ago by Egghead66 from Canada with 26 ratings

Drinkable on ice but more like a mixer for me.🙂🙂🙂🙂🙂🙂🙂🙂🙂🙂🙂🙂🙂🙂🙂🙂🙂🙂🙂🙂🙂🙂🙂🙂🙂🙂🙂🙂🙂🙂🙂🙂🙂🙂🙂🙂🙂🙂🙂🙂🙂🙂🙂

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Posted 2 hours ago by mdkempfert from United States with 14 ratings

Nice lightly aged blended rum! This rum is not a sipper, but it’s a great value for a great mixer. This one is a workhorse for my cocktail hobby.

There are some notes of oak in there (I find oak to be a hallmark of Appleton rums). This rum has some character, as well, which I like a lot when mixing it. It’s robust enough to add something to a cocktail.

For its age and price this rum is wonderful.

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Posted 16 days ago by Juan07 from United States with 3 ratings

It has a distinct taste and one needs to be ready for it. It’s not an expensive rum, and can add some flare to a good cocktail.

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Posted 2 months ago by Ransom9 from United States with 8 ratings

It doesn't seem as funky as my beloved Myers Dark, but still a solid, reliable, mixing Jamaican rum. I'm looking forward to trying an aged Appleton Estate.

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Posted 2 months ago by Seko from Czech Republic with 141 ratings

Hard to classify this new incarnation ot the Signature Blend - it does not fulfill its expected role of a Jamaica mixer, as it has only a hint of the characteristic esthery overripe banana smell and taste. On the other hand, there is surprisingly some oak present in both smell and taste instead (unusual for an equivalent of a gold mixer), then a hint of banana, spicy aftertaste with a bit of a sour twist and bit of an alcohol kick. For this price, it is of course not a neat sipper, in coke it actually more resembles whisky than typical Jamaica rum.

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Posted 2 months ago by Dan from United Kingdom with 52 ratings

On it's own, it really isn't great.

With a mixer, or as part of a blend in a cocktail, it's serviceable.

There are better rums in the price bracket.

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Posted 3 months ago by 4candles from United Kingdom with 38 ratings

This rum is meant for mixing and not to be sipped. Good for a rum and cola.

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Posted 3 months ago by Jimmy Cliff (PREMIUM) from United States with 327 ratings

It was a little hard to drink this on the rocks. I’m sure it’s a good mixer but a solid 4 finger pour straight or on the rocks is not the way to drink this rum. Hints of the classic Appleton characteristics but I’ll stick with their better blends.

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Posted 3 months ago by Michal Ernest from Czech Republic with 83 ratings

Tento mladší bráška starší verze Apleton Estate Signature Blend je hodně podobný svému předchůdci. Rozdíl je opravdu minimální a hodně těžko rozeznatelný. Stará verze je pro mne i přes takto nepatrný rozdíl o něco chutnější. Pro mne není tento rum ničím výjimečný, ale rád jej koupím znovu na pomalé domácí večerní popíjení ve všední den. Chuť shnilé trávy v tomto rumu není pro můj jazyk moc vhodná, ale také neurazí a je dobré občas mít změnu.

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Posted 3 months ago by Tad Generic from Canada with 25 ratings

I'll bump this one up on my personal list after broadening my Jamaican horizons. While not as robust as the 8 year, the funk and spicy burn is still there, and that's something that I've come to like.

This is probably going to be my go-to rack-grade rum when I want something that I won't feel heretical for mixing in cola or gingerale