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Gosling's 151 rum

Gosling's 151

Bermuda | Dark

6.6/10
71 ratings
Tasty, but not quite great
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71 Gosling's 151 Ratings

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JackOrion ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ | 61 ratings
Posted 6 years ago

Overproof rum is the best way to kick up a tropical cocktail. Float this on a Chief Lapu Lapu and youโ€™ll taste what this can bring to a mix. Itโ€™s not going to bring the spice of Lemon Heart but itโ€™s extremely friendly and a bargain. Completely worthy of holding a spot in your cabinet.

tim ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ | 57 ratings
Posted over 8 years ago

Nose of sweet flavor yet with a hidden kick, tastes of dark licorice, anise and spice,

Derek Harris ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ | 40 ratings
Posted over 8 years ago

This is some strong stuff. Needless to say, the 151 proof is very apparent on the nose. However, on the palate, in a dark and stormy, this gives the ginger a spicy dimension and allows you to taste the other flavors that are normally masked by the strong ginger and lime tastes. An excellent addition to a collection which already has the original Black Seal.

Chet ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ | 199 ratings
Posted over 8 years ago

This rum is not something I would heartily recommend as a sipper. Add it to some coke in reasonable amounts and it will hit you like a sack of tatters right upside the noggin. Good mixer and that about says it all.
I can say one thing very positive about this rum and that is for being 151 its one of the less harsh high proof rums out there.

michael greenman ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง | 20 ratings
Posted over 8 years ago

still the king of dark and stormy. i have both goslings and this is the start of the night king .... a kicker but still deep palette full of brown sugar and caramel.. delicious

Scott T ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ | 122 ratings
Posted over 9 years ago

Pretty much rehash the earlier reviews. If you like the regular Gosling's in your mixed drinks but want some extra kick, use this.

BerodeQuentin ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ท | 40 ratings
Posted almost 11 years ago

Color : Dark brown
Flavour : Rich rummy flavour with a caramel and citrus note
Palate : Powerfull, medium length, rich

A good overproof rum to use in Tiki drinks

LDNShindiggery ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง | 71 ratings
Posted almost 12 years ago

For the rare times i need an overproof rum, this isnt a bad choice at all and is quite rich and full bodied (not that im going to sip it straight up...)
Makes for a mean Dark 'n' Stormy, the drink is coincedentally trademarked by the Gosling's brothers in Bermuda!

SlandT ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ | 27 ratings
Posted 4 months ago

I expected fire, and yes, that is there, but it's also tasty.
Smells of spice and molasses, almost identical to Gosling's Black Seal 80-proof, just stronger. Surprisingly, by smell, there is nothing to give away the overproof.

Taste is brief straight. Chocolate, spice, molasses, and then numbing fire. Thinned with a little ice it pretty much tastes identical to Gosling's regular.

This is good if you're glutton for punishment straight, need to garnish with actual flames, or need something more intense when mixed in a drink or punch.

Still need to try this in the tiki drinks I bought it for (see picture), but I don't regret the effort to find it. (Btw, the Plantation Dark was just because it was cheap and I'm low on regular proof dark rum. Also picked up some fresh lemons and limes at the local grocery store.)

Andrewofcalgary ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ | 292 ratings
Posted 12 months ago

Molasses and chocolate without that acetone punch you get from other over-proofs. Because it tastes good, one almost forgets its 151 until you are hammered. Best as a mix. Giving it a seven because its rare to find a good over proof. Best in its class.

havy09 ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ | 32 ratings
Posted 1 year ago

Only really use it for cocktails but even then there is better rum




Brand Details

Type: Dark
Company: Gosling's
Country: Bermuda
Name: 151
Raw Material: Unknown
Process: Pure blend (1 distillery)
Distillation: Unknown
Women Led: No
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