Thanks so much for submitting a report. It has been emailed to the Rum Captain and will be actioned shortly.
Have you found an online vendor selling Angostura White Reserva?
Please input the URL directly to the vendor page with the rum for sale and we will automatically show it on RumRatings
Thank-you for your submission. It will appear on the site once verified.
Angostura White Reserva is a rum made by Angostura Holdings in Trinidad and Tobago. It is aged for three years in oak barrels and then filtered to remove color. The rum is made using a continuous distillation process from molasses. The ABV for Angostura White Reserva is 37.5%, and it is popularly used in cocktails. Angostura Holdings has a history of more than 190 years and has now expanded to produce bitters, rums, and other spirits.
Advertisement | Go Premium to remove
Sort by: Popularity | Newest | Oldest | Rating
I can't recall such amount of aroma meeting my nose, and yet this is thin white to please. Taste is very balanced and rich. Bottling bit different, no butterfly.
Simple, light, not too sweet, not too sharp - good for a "no-occasion" usage.
This review is for the old bottling pictured here. I must say for a white rum this has some character and is easily sipped. It really goes down well and has some mild complexity though the finish is rather short lived.
Nothing special, but what can you expect from the white rum ?!
Nose: A bit of new oak, reminiscent of young fruit brandies. No great bouquet to mention in that it is anonymous, there is a slight hint of coconut shell and mint.
Palate: Accentuated coconut, grassy hint of cane a bit unusual to molasses rum, some mint. There is also a subdued, funky note of fruity esters revealing that this is not made by purists of the Spanish style, but there is just a pleasant hint of it that will not offend anyone. Warm, slightly oily mouthfeel; dry, maybe a gram or two with added sugar per liter I'd suspect.
Aftertaste: No great aftertaste, a bit oak and grass turned slightly chemical, but not unpleasant.
Overall a very nice mixer that should not scare away anyone whilst also providing a bit of character. Great for mojitos, daquiris, communal punch bowls or any highball/simple drink calling for unspecified white rum. This is hardly a sipper, my rating is certainly based on a consideration of the low price as well as quality. But if you want to try a charcoal filtered, aged rum, this is a way better option than Diplomatico Planas in my opinion, and the latter cost twice as much.
Not so bad white rum. It's light and refreshin' with easy aroma of green banana and young grass. But it is so young to drink it neat due to strong alcohol taste. Anyway Angostura Reserva is excellent rum for many cockatals for those it was intended to.
Had a glass of Angostura White Reserva at La Bodequita del Medio in Ciudad de Mexico. Boring bottle and label design. Very offputting industrial strength cleaner product straight to your nose and palate. Its awful even when mixed.
Nose: fresh cane, flowers, ethanol.
Palate: bitter and a little bit oiliness, sweetness, astringency.
I find it well-conducted and smooth.
Surprisingly approachable. Excellent choice for Daiquiris or Mojitos.
Add RumRatings to your home screen for quicker access. All you have to do is click the icon and then Add to Home Screen
Much better than expected! 5 out of 10
It’s a smooth white rum with lots of citrus.
It’s oily and there’s some sweetness and vanilla. It’s ok to sip neatly.
Pictures: My white rum shelf & My opened bottle.