Barbancourt - Rhum 3 Star
Barbancourt 3 Star is by far the biggest seller from Haiti's Rhum Barbancourt, and the base of their lineup both domestically and internationally. 3 Star is aged for 4 years in French oak and, as a rhum agricole, is distilled from sugarcane juice. The scorching heat and humidity of the Haitian climate does quick work on Barbancourt's stock.
Color: Pale gold. Medium intensity, but crystalline brightness. The nose is elegant and fresh with hints of vanilla and spices.
Palate: The palate shows a medium body, a very smooth and rich rum.
Finish: The finish reminds the aromatic freshness of the nose, and the characteristics of the palate with a bit of pepper.
Conclusion: Aged 4 years, the three star is a light - tasting delicate rum.