Appleton Property has launched their limited-edition 17 12 months Outdated Legend, a recreation of the 17 12 months Outdated rum made by J. Wray & Nephew on the Property within the Nineteen Forties.
The J. Wray & Nephew 17 12 months Outdated is named the inspiration for the creation of the Mai Tai cocktail, the corporate says.
Referencing unique manuscripts and formulation, Grasp Blender Pleasure Spence created this one-time launch utilizing 4 distillates put aside to relaxation on the Property to finest recreate the style profile of the unique mix.
Simply 1,500 bottles can be found globally.
Produced on the oldest constantly working rum distillery in Jamaica, the mix is aged a minimal of 17 years within the island’s tropical local weather. Made with Jamaican limestone-filtered water, with no added flavors, 17 12 months Outdated Legend shows caramelized pear and banana notes, mingling with heat, nutty, oak and floral natural notes, the corporate experiences.
“With our 17 12 months Outdated Legend, we knew we had a particular story to inform,” says Spence. “This venture has been years within the making and actually one of the vital difficult of my profession. In fastidiously re-creating the gorgeous style profile of the unique rum, we’ve created an expression that could be a tribute each to our personal heritage, and to the heritage of the basic cocktail craft.”
The 17 12 months Outdated Legend rolls our this June for a advised retail worth of $500 per 750-ml. bottle.