Habitation Velier Long Pond 2005 TECA Pure Single Rum

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Habitation Velier Long Pond 2005 TECA Pure Single Rum is part of the highly anticipated 3rd 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 3rd releases continue the vision of showcasing some of the worlds finest pot still rums, featuring expression from Moneymusk, Hampden and Long Pond in Jamaica.

Habitation Velier Long Pond 2005 TECA Pure Single Rum is produced in the famous Trelawny region in Jamaica and still has some nice surprises with this new TECA version, 2005 vintage, of the Long Pond distillery. Containing a very high level of esters, oscillating between 1200 and 1300 grams per hectolitre of pure alcohol, this rum alternates the most unbridled olfactory and taste sequences. An exuberant nose, a powerful mouth and a long and gourmet finish make this Habitation Velier a must in its category.

Tasting Notes
Nose: deep, refined. Empyreumatic, mango and ripe passion fruit, quince jelly, apricot nuts, leather. Palate: powerful, rich. Geranium, camphor, chervil, cocoa. Tropical notes (Ylang-Ylang), mango, guava, solvent. Finish: long, greedy. Smoke, star anise, peach, apricot, candied ginger, vanilla, nuts.

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Classification: Pure Single Rum (Molasses + 100% Pot Still Distillation from single distillery)
Country: Jamaica
Aged: 14 years (Aged in the tropics / Angel share  > 80%)
Distillery: Long Pond
ABV: 62% / 700ml

$259.99 inc. GST

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Habitation Velier Long Pond 2005 TECA 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