Ironworks Around The World Rum 650 ml
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After sailing 30,000 nautical miles and visiting 28 ports in 21 countries, Picton Castle returned in June 2019 when Ironworks started working on the bottling and packaging of this unique release. The bottle is custom-designed by local ceramic artist, Kara Highfield and was produced by the 250 year old French porcelain company Revol. Each box that holds these treasures was created by Mike Fraser from local pine, hand made and etched with Stephen Bishop's unique design illustrating the voyage.
Fewer than 1500 bottles of Around The World Rum will be available – ever. This is a one-time release of an historic product, born of a partnership between Ironworks Distillery and Barque Picton Castle. Half of the proceeds will go towards Picton Castle's seatraining scholarship fund.
For those who actually want to open it up and taste the rum - it is a smooth and well developed spirit - full of the baking spice, rich vanilla and tobacco essences that we get in much of Ironworks rum. Added to that is the lively flavour from aging on the ocean that is so familiar in their Rum Boat Rum and as a finishing touch there are tropical fruit notes that we simply never get here in at home - perhaps all that time in the tropics has something to do with that?