Don Q is produced at the Serralles Distillery, a pioneer among spirits producers when it comes to clean, environmentally conscious business practices. They have invested millions of dollars and significant time and brainpower in the creation and implementation of their distillery's waste treatment system. Connecting a series of self-contained processes into an innovative cycle of waste treatment and energy harvest.
All the Don Q Rums are produced sustainably, using a unique starter culture of yeast. The rums are distilled in some of the rum industry's most efficient column stills, producing a light, yet complex and creamy spirit. Post aging Don Q do not add any sugar to their rums, any sweetness comes from the casks alone.
DON Q BARREL SPICED
A particularly rich spice rum from the Don Q selection, made with rum which has been aged for at least 3 years and complemented with a blend of vanilla, nutmeg, cinnamon and clove.
Nose: Hefty helpings of cinnamon and five-spice, backed up by cinder toffee and candied ginger.
Palate: Rounded vanilla peel, more cinnamon, toasty clove, charred oak, butterscotch, some more of that candied ginger from the nose.
Finish: Lime, treacle tart, cooked apples and pears.