Holmes Cay – Single Cask Rum was created with one simple premise. We seek out the world’s best rums and release them unadulterated and at cask strength. Holmes Cay offers limited edition rums to U.S. lovers of ultra-premium spirits.
We passionately support producers of traditional, unadulterated rums. Our age statements are real.
Holmes Cay Barbados 2009 Port Cask Single Cask Rum is a blend of column and pot still rum, that was distilled at Foursquare in Barbados, aged 8 years in Barbados and 2 years in the UK in ex-bourbon casks. The rum was then placed into port casks in New York State and aged for an additional year.
NOSE: Slightly floral, with cherry and hints of chocolate.
PALATE: Light caramel, honey and oak, yielding to plum and cherry.
FINISH: Initial sweetness is balanced with a lingering, drier notes of oak and dark chocolate.