The 'Wild Wild Rum' from High West's Cask Collection is a distinctive bourbon, aged between 4 to 9 years and masterfully finished in Barbados rum barrels for 10 months. This private selection for Nestor Liquor, aptly named "Wild Wild Rum," is a bold exploration of flavor, marrying the rich heritage of American bourbon with the exotic sweetness of Caribbean rum.
Private Barrel Name: Wild Wild Rum
Proof: 100 Proof
Age: Aged 4-9 years, with an additional 10 months finish in Barbados rum barrels.
The 'Wild Wild Rum' offers a complex palate where the initial robust flavors of vanilla, caramel, and oak typical of bourbon are enriched by the tropical sweetness and warmth of Barbados rum. Expect layers of molasses, toasted coconut, and ripe fruit notes, leading to a finish that is both smooth and intriguingly spiced. The rum barrel finish introduces a delightful sweetness and depth, making each sip a discovery of nuanced flavors.
This special edition is not only remarkable for its contents but also for its unique presentation. Accompanied by a "Wild Wild Rum" sticker featuring Johnny Depp from Pirates of the Caribbean, the bottle pays homage to the adventurous spirit of both the bourbon and its Caribbean rum finish. This creative touch adds to the collectibility and gift appeal of the bottle.
The High West Cask Collection Barbados Rum Barrel Finish 'Wild Wild Rum' stands as a testament to the distillery's innovative approach to whiskey making. This private selection for Nestor Liquor, with its unique aging and finishing process, offers whiskey aficionados and rum lovers alike a rare and exquisite tasting experience that bridges continents and traditions.