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Rivière du Mât Grande Reserve 70cl 40°

• Volume0.7 L
• ABV40 °
• TypeOld Rum
• CountryIle de la Réunion
• MaturationOak Casks
• Reference :22665

46,00 €

Distilled in the Réunion island by one of the oldest and important distillery of the island, Rivière du Mât. The old traditional rum Grande Réserve is a strong experience, rich and aromatic.

This rum matured between 5 to 8 years in oak barrels to acquire its nature. Like all the traditional rums of the Réunion, Grand Réserve was elaborated from molasses, juice of refining of cane syrup.

This rum Grande Réserve developed is aromas on vanilla flavours, caramel and spices (pepper and ginger).

The Rivière du Mât distillery is located in the commune of Saint Benoît, on the Reunion Island.
Running from May to December 24/7, it is the first producer/exporter of rum and alcohol on the island.

It is also the largest of the three local active distilleries, with a daily production capacity of 40,000 liters of rum (theoretical data).

The molasses used come from the 2 sugar refineries in activity on the island, Gol and Bois Rouge. Concerning distillation, Rivière du Mât uses two columns, the first one operating in a simple way, producing powerful rums. The other one permit to obtain softer rums, by a triple process (exhaustion, concentration, rectification). The barrels used for aging are multiple, French and American, old or new, the aim being to enhance the specific characteristics of the Reunionese terroir, by marking the spices.

The various rums of this distillery, classic or agricultural, are among the most rewarded in recent years.

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Rivière du Mât Grande Reserve 70cl 40°

Rivière du Mât Grande Reserve 70cl 40°

Rivière du Mât Grande Reserve is an old traditional rum from the Réunion island maturated during a minimum of 5 years in oak barrel. It is rich, powerful and aromatic.

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Colour: gold with old reflect of gold. 

Nose: complex with flowers and fruits notes.

Palate: rich and structured with dried fruits, spices and dried flowers flavours.

Finish: powerful and long, notes of spices (pepper and nutmeg).

Gold medal at the General Agriculture Contest in Paris in 2012.