Habitation Velier Foursquare 2013 Pure Single Rum

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Habitation Velier Foursquare 2013 Barbados Pure Single Rum is part of the highly anticipated 2nd release from VELIER. In 2016 VELIER launched the Habitation Velier range, being the world’s only range of Pure Single Rums acting as a reference point to the type of rum produced by each distillery’s unique pot still.

The term ‘Pure Single Rum’ defines a rum from a single distillery, distilled exclusively in pot stills. Pot still rums are more complex and typically more suitable to long ageing. The vintage Pure Single Rums are entirely aged in the tropics, ensuring a natural, accelerated aging compared to European ageing, at the expense of higher angels share.

The 2nd release continues the vision of showcasing some of the worlds finest pot still rums, featuring expression from Worthy Park and Hampden in Jamaica, and Foursquare and Mount Gay in Barbados.

Habitation Velier Foursquare 2013 Barbados Pure Single Rum is the first edition of a Pure Single Rum from the Foursquare Rum Distillery and renowned master distiller Richard Seale. Usually this distillery produces honest and exceptional Single Blended Rum (column + traditional pot still) mixing them directly after distillation prior to maturation in the barrels. Foursquare 2013 Barbados Pure Single Rum instead is exclusively distilled in pot stills and refined entirely in ex-cognac barrels.

Bottled in barrel proof, 64% ABV, unfiltered cold, sugar free, without the addition of any foreign substance to the distillate, this rum expresses, albeit even after only 2 years, depth, harmony and a typical expression of the traditional style of Barbados rum. A world premiere.

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Classification: Pure Single Rum (Molasses + 100% Pot Still Distillation)
Country: Barbados
Aged: 2 years (Aged in the tropics / Angel share >15%)
Distillery: Foursquare Rum Distillery
ABV: 64% / 700ml

$149.99 inc. GST

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Habitation Velier Foursquare 2013 Pure Single Rum is crafted by Habitation Velier. Habitation Velier is a very special collaboration project created by the Italian raconteur and owner of the Velier company, Luca Gargano, and the very best rum distillers in the Caribbean and the world.

Although still not widely known, Pure Single Rums are the purest expressions of sugar cane and its by-product; molasses, which have been distilled exclusively in a pot still. Each Habitation Velier expression is the result of a unique project. Rich in flavour and high in proof, they represent a new generation of rums for the aficionado. The aged rums embody the power of the interaction between the wood and the complexity of the old methods of production.

Traders from Genoa, Habitation Velier are the sons of Columbus and The Heirs of a tradition well known in the whole world. They firmly believe in their work. The family has been trading for over 100 years, originally in the textile sector, and now, since over 60 years, in wines, spirits and food.  Their absolute priority is not profit, but quality in all their choices.  Thanks to this, authentic gourmets can discover new products of excellent quality. They keep exploring.

Thankfully, in this world of increasingly standardised approach, it is still possible to find extraordinary products, which are created by real and passionate artists. Habitation Velier are a family run business, who believe in independent trade, based on strong human relationships.

www.velier.it

Weight 1.5 kg