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Süss, aber nicht zu süss mit passender Würze. Frucht, Vanille, Karamell, Spuren von Holz. Lecker auf der Zunge und auch im (sehr langen) Abgang. Absolut ausgewogener und raffinierter Rum, super Balance! Kaufempfehlung


Bartender recommended this for me yesterday. I liked it, not overly sweet and felt a little bit more 'mature'. Hints of dark fruits, apple, caramel, nuts, oak, vanilla. I usually don't smoke cigars but I had a Padron to this rum and as expected it was a very pleasant combination.

Strong 7/10.


Lecker Rum
Hat mit positiv überrascht!!!
Werde ihn weiter genießen!!!


This was a great rum, I'm not big in words when it comes to describing rums, but I'm trying to learn ;-)


Scent of leather, sugar cane honey, figs, Vietnamese cinnamon, vanilla, beeswax and saffron

Taste: Subtle and complex at the same time. With a certain initial sweetness on the entrance, it grows up and dries up to a beautiful dry complexity with dried dark fruit, spices, cinnamon, leather, vanilla, oak charcoal, and leather pale touches of sweetness and base of sugar cane complex and deeply sophisticated.


Aroma brings mollases and tea. Taste is at first shaded by alcohol biteness later there are hints of oak and dried fruit. Finish is bitter and longlasting with tones of bourbon. Overally not bad, but character seems to be quite unmatured for 18yo rum.


This is first rum out of 24 box, which is really excellent. Very very long and rounded finnish.
Not so intense on nose, however rich on aromas such as dry apricot, herbs, bit of smoke. Flavour is mainly fruity, withmedium sweetness, very intergrated alcohol. Lots of elegance.


Wow, stands out in a good way. Nose: honey, raisins and plums. Palate: honey, dark chocolate and exotic fruits in a perfect not to sweet harmony. Don Pancho knows his stuff.


Velice sladká vůně, první dojem z chuti také sladký, pak přijde rána v podobě tvrdého, nevyzrálého alkoholu v podstatě bez chuti...


Cannot agree with all those superb ratings: this rum is very sharp in nose and palate, long afterburn too. Strong smell of alcohol. Did I get the wrong bottle or is this rum just highly overrated?


Fornuftig rom. God duft, med mange nuancer. Smagen er forholdsvis moden og mild, men med en fin lang eftersmag.


Voici un ron, issu d'un blend, qui n'a, apparemment, subi aucun ajout. De plus, il est passé dans des fûts de chêne américain en provenance du Kentucky. C'est très prometteur :)

Au nez, je perçois des notes de caramel, de café, avec des notes plus boisées, plus sèches,
En bouche, c'est assez vif, boisé. Les notes de caramel sont aussi au rendez-vous,
Enfin, il présente une belle longueur, plus sèche, sur le chocolat amer,

Un ron qui me semble bien équilibré et pas trop sucré,

Note : 70/100
Merci à 1423 Wolrd Class Spirits et son calendrier de l'Avent :)


Rigtig fin rom med god duft og smag. Eftersmagen er god og lang.

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Ikke for sød og ikke for sprittet. Dufter virkelig kompleks, der er mange nuancer. God eftersmag


Jemný, hřejivý, docela dost "zakulacená" chuť se stopami vanilky a karamelu, vůně překvapivě nepříliš výrazná. Je to docela dobrý kousek, ale od 18-ti letého bych čekal více. Při docela vysoké ceně vychází poměr cena / výkon ne až tak příznivě a určitě bych dal přednost jiným.


Doftar av torkad frukt. Väldigt mild och god smak. Vanilj. Lång eftersmak.


Bedre end så mange andre, men heller ikke helt i top. Duft af blandt andet honning, men smagen starter lidt sprittet, for derefter at gå over i lidt kardemomme, men varmen fra spritten forsætter ned i maven og eftersmagen dør hurtigt ud. Kan drikkes, men prisen er pebret, i forhold til det man får. 7. December i romkalenderen 2017


Meget lækker rom med god smag og duft. God eftersmag.


Sugar: Estimated at 15 GPL. This is a really easy rum to sip if you like whiskey as it has a strong burn to it. Vanilla, charred wood, toffee, some spices and a touch of fruit like figs and a trace of orange. Well balanced rum which mellows with a drop of water. Actually you need a bit in it to cut the burn down. Giving this a rating of 8 to leave room for rating the older 30 year version of this rum.


This rum is so smooth. Made by Carlos Esquivel and master blender Don Pancho himself. Most people will prefer this over his 30 year old rum, which for me personally is just as good or maybe even better. I am not going to bore you with the taste and smells etc, that you will have to find out for yourself! Trust me, go out and get one!


Just was offered this rum as an alternative to the Quorhum 30...was ok...but in my opinion not worth the price.


...said the friend who gave it to me. Not a bad description.

Stylish tall art deco-ish bottle
Cork stopper

Colour: dark amber
Nose: restrained wood and tobacco notes, understating what is to come
Mouth: a luscious - almost oily - feel with a slowly developing big aroma of dried fruits and figs turning over into gentle woody notes with very subtle vanilla
Sweetness 4/5 but underpins the flavours well without being to cloying, but could be too much for the RL Seale fans.
Burn: kicks in gently, makes itself known and fades slowly

Summary: a great full-on sipper, treading the sugar line carefully


YES!!! This was recommended by my local store manager who only got in 3 and held one for me because he knows I am a huge Rum aficionado! I was skeptical on the price because there are many other well renowned sipping Rums at this price point! And I have tried many of them. I keep going back to my old faithful: Plantation XO and El Pasador and Diplomatico Reserva Exclusiva. HOWEVER... That being said, this rum right there: Don Pancho 18, is the most complex tasting in my bar/stable! It is also smooth and very tasty! The flavor profile is long: nuts, apricot, caramel, leather, spice. Everything a discerning palate can ever want in a sipper! Adding a cube or two opens up the nose to a tropical delight and reminds me of a sun setting over the ocean with a sea breeze and soft percussion instruments playing in the background... You must try it once! I'd like to see it priced @ $20 less to give it a perfect 10! ;-)

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I really enjoy that bottle is like a cuban rum. Great full flavor, very smooth, just at right level of sweetness. So easy to sip that I finished bottle sooner than I would like :)





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