Is Diplomatico a good rum?

Diplomatic RE is an excellent sipping rum. Sweet enough but not quite as much as Zaya . Buttery caramel flavor with the smoky burnt oak misting through.

What is the best Diplomatico rum?

Rum Reserva Exclusiva
1. Diplomatico Rum Reserva Exclusiva. Venezuelan brand Diplomatico’s Reserva Exclusiva is arguably its best. It’s extremely versatile that lends to sipping, as well as a straightforward rum flavor that can be used to make some killer cocktails.

How do you drink Diplomatico Reserva?

Directions: Pour lime juice into a glass with ice cubes, then add ginger beer. Add rum to create layered effect. Stir if desired and garnish with a lime. We tried the drink before and after mixing the two layers (rum on top and ginger beer on the bottom) together.

What is Diplomatico Reserva Exclusiva rum?

Diplomático Reserva Exclusiva is a blend of exclusive rum reserves aged for up to twelve years, carefully selected by our Master Blenders. Marrying a unique body with excellent balance has made this multi award-winning rum a reference for connoisseurs and fine spirits lovers throughout the world.

Is Diplomatico mantuano a dark rum?

Diplomatico have three dark rums in their core range – Anejo, Mantuano and Reserva Exclusvia. Diplomatico tell us that this rum is “Aged for up to eight years, Mantuano is a blend of Column, Batch Kettle and Pot Still rums and made from molasses and sugar cane honey”.

Is Diplomatico rum sweet?

It smells sweet, almost a little too sweet. It is fruity, oranges, grapes and raisins with scents of chocolate and a sweet almost syrupy like scent like Monkeys Blood (red syrup for Ice Cream). It’s difficult in some ways to compare this to many rums or ascertain its style.

Is Diplomatico rum sweetened?

Diplomatico now admits to sweetening their rum. They say it’s part of Venezuela’s culture.

Is Diplomatico spiced?

Spicy, medium-to-heavy mouth feel, buttery, fruity and spicy all at the same time, slight touch of sulfur and tobacco notes lets you know it is a molasses rather than a cane rum. Nutty, spicy, finish is long, but subtle. Slightly dry nutty finish with sweetness rather than a nasty sweet cloying that some rums have.

How do you drink Diplomatico rum Reserva exclusiva?

Reserva Exclusiva Directions: Combine simple syrup and bitters in a tumbler and swirl to coat the glass. Add ice and rum then stir. Garnish with an orange peel.

Who owns Diplomatico rum?

Destilerías Unidas S. A.
In 2002, LUSA was sold to a group of Venezuelan entrepreneurs and became a 100% privately owned Venezuelan company taking its current name: Destilerías Unidas S. A. (DUSA). The company is proud to be an independent, family-owned operator.

Where is Diplomatico rum made?

Diplomático’s distillery lies at the foot of the Andes Mountains in Venezuela, where the purest of waters run to make the very best of rums. Its location was also carefully selected for its close proximity to the main sugar processing plants in the area.