An assembly of fine Guatemala Rums, distilled from the sweetest first crush virgin sugar free run juices. Components are matured up to 25 years through a rack and top up Solera sysem, in a selection of well seasoned oak barrels which have previously held American Bourbons and fine Cognac, Iberian Sherries and Pedro Ximenez wine. The most exquisite refined spirit, Ron Zacapa XO will intrigue the enthusiast with it's remarkable balance between sweetness and spice, infused oak and vivid fruit, the ultimate connoisseur's delight.
Light mahogany colour with hues of barrel age at the rim. An exuberant nose with a wealth of fruit, spice and complex oak notes, burnt caramel, dry roasted nuts, marzipan and orange peel. The palate exhibits perfect harmony of spirit and sugar, with a delicacy of floral notes and honeysuckle in the background. Wonderfully complete, smooth and long with a weight of dark cherry chocolate flavors, dried fruits, sultana, date and prune, cloves, cinnamon and vanilla over lighter nuances of mango and oak inspired raspberry with a subtle hint of ginger on the everlasting finish.