Angostura 1919 70cl 40°
This rum of English tradition takes its name from the casks found in 1932, as a fire had destroyed a government warehouse. The Angostura Cellar Master bought the charred casks and discover a beautifully aged 1919 rum, which inspired J.B. Fernandes in creating Angostura 1919.
|Net Weight||0.7 kg|
|Distillery||Trinidad Distillers Ltd|
|Country||Trinidad and Tobago|
The Angostura brand takes its name from the town of the same name and renamed Ciudad Bolívar, in Venezuela. Back in 1824, Dr. Siegert developed a "bitter" with plant extracts to cure sick soldiers: this how was created the famous aromatic Angostura.
In 1945, expertise in rum distillation became more prominent as the company witnessed the arrival of a chemist and a specialist in sugar refinery. The company develops its own yeast for the fermentation of rum and its own cooperage. Angostura became then a worldwide famous company.