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Diplomatico Reserva Exclusiva rum is distilled from molassis in copper pot stills and then aged in small oak casks for on average 12 years before being bottled.
Produced in Venezuela, which has a rich rum history dating to 1896, the Diplomatico Reserva Exclusiva distillery is located on the northern slopes of the Andes mountains.
A Venezuelan friend introduced me to Diplomatico in Mexico City. My Brother had Diplomatico Reserva Exclusiva at his wedding reception. Way too sweet for me! Cloying. Cacique on the other hand is a fine Venezulan Rum.
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Very rich in taste and delicious.and smooth in aftertaste. Simply the best you can get for the prize.
Nice packaging, slightly sweeter than Ron Zacapa and a bit thicker. If you like sweet rums you will like this. This is great after dinner with some ice cubes.
This rum is very smooth with little after burn. its not as expensive as zacapa and it is worth a punt.
I am never disappointed every time I go back for a sip. This is truly am exceptional sipping rum and excellent value for its price point.
I have to admit,as i tried it first i didnt understand its complexity. I smelled and tasted vanilla.And nothing more. After a while i made a new attempt and it concinced me,that this rum is a must-have . Oily ,rich flavours, butterscotch,banana, and this in one of the greatest looking bottles. I think its rebadged as Ron Botucal nowadays
This was on of the first rum i have tasted, very good and sweet with hints off coconut, banana and molasses.
Good price range and you get what you pay for.
Beginner rum and a good one.
Delightful post Xmas Lunch ...
Subtle note of caramel, wonderfully sweet & yet a tiny bit of spices
Absolutely loved it !
Always have a bottle on the back bar. Much more preferable to the RZ Solera 23 which replaced the amazing RZ 23.
Un de mes premiers rhum.
Très doux, accessible, a conseiller pour démarrer
After exploring more rum over the past year, I've downgraded this from a 10 to a 9. It's good but I've decided it's a sipper but a bit too sweet and has a slight burn for my taste. Here's what's left of my first impression: I tried this at Rum Fest in Louisville in early December 2014 and this was one of the standout rums people were talking about... and for good reason. Sweet, mellow and flavorful, definitely a sipper. I liked it so much I sampled it twice to be sure, then bought two bottles in Kentucky before driving home to the relative rum desert known as Ohio.
Zatímco mladší rumy z této řady mě moc nenadchly - toto je velmi solidní reprezentant Venezuely.
Bottle : I don't like this bottle to much, it´s hard to see any color and it´s impossible to see when you need to re-up.
Nose : The scent is pretty good but there is a tone of alcohol to it so the expectation is lowered.
Taste : The taste is full and rich and lacks the tone of alcohol which was a surprise.
Finish : the finish is ok and leaves you with that vanilla taste.
For the price, this one is sick. And everyone should have one in their home.
This rum has won all kinds of prices, and rightfully so.
I think it is the only rum in its price range that I enjoy sipping.
Et facile d'accès. Peut-être un peu sucré mais un plaisir à chaque fois et très apprécié des novices.
Diplomatico was one of the first sipping rums I tried, and the main reason I purchased it was because the bottle itself is one of the more interesting ones I have seen for a rum. I was certainly not disappointed with this rum.
By far one of the smoothest rums I have drank, and the flavour itself is almost overwhelming. It is quite sweet with a strong vanilla taste and an aftertaste I cannot put my finger on.
Definitely worth the money.
This might be the best all-rounder out there. Besides strong cigars there is nothing this rum can't handle.
This is without equal for me. Smooth as butter, long finish. Caramel, nutmeg, and some cinnamon on the nose and in the mouth. Burn is minimal.
The ultimate sipper for my taste!
This rum has a perfect balance, great color and perfect, deep taste. Absolutely great!
Very nice rum.
Nice amber color in glass
Sweet smell, vanilla, brown sugar
In the mouth it's sweet and Just enough heat. Its oily in the mouth which I love.
Finish is very smooth.
Exclusive is spot on! Good vanilla hints with fruity and spiced notes. Smooth on the throat as well as the wallet!
Diplomatico is a classic !! a good choice to enter in the word of old Rum.
Sweet but not too much, tasty but not too much. Only one problem first glass ask for more :-)
A very impressive Venezualian product, super balanced, although a bittoo sweet.
Un rhum au goût et arômes excellent. J'ai testé les diplomatico dans l'ordre d'âge et quel bonheur de terminé par la reserve qui se laisse déguster simple ou avec une pierre de glace. A conseiller
"The palate evokes chocolate sauce and the sweet toffee, fudge and tropical fruit flavours from the nose"
"The nose is dominated by notes of caramel, toffee and crème. On the back end of the aromas, I can detect a hint of smoke and pineapple"
via Inu A Kena