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Monthly Archives: June 2015

03 Jun 2015

World Spirits Award — World-Class Distillery — Rum 2010 – 2012

For three years in a row, the distillery at the Appleton Estate was awarded the “World Class Distillery” designation at the World Spirit Awards.

03 Jun 2015

Drinks International Top Five Hot Rum Brands 2011 – 2012

KINGSTON, JAMAICA (August 15, 2014) — The Appleton Estate range of premium aged Jamaican rums has collected a number of Double Gold and Gold medals in the recently concluded San Francisco World Spirits Competition. Appleton Estate 21 Year Old Jamaica Rum and Appleton Estate 12 Year Old Jamaica Rum both received Double Gold Medals at the Competition while Appleton Estate Reserve and Appleton Estate V/X Jamaica Rum received Gold Medals. Entries were evaluated by judging panels comprised of nearly 40 […]

03 Jun 2015

50 Year Old

Appleton Estate 50 Year Old is comprised of rums that have been aged for a minimum of 50 years, and is considered a truly rare masterpiece. Created to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Jamaica’s Independence, each rum was set down to age to honour this important occasion. Only 800 bottles of this rum have been created.

03 Jun 2015

21 Year Old

A lavish blend of the finest aged rums, Appleton Estate 21 Year Old is an incredibly smooth sipping rum that will truly delight the palate. The rums that make up 21 Year Old are hand-selected for the unique character, flavour, and sensorial bouquet they bring to the blend, and each has been aged for at least 21 years.

03 Jun 2015

Reserve Blend

Appleton Estate Reserve Blend is rich with oak, nutmeg, and smoky spices. It’s an aromatic blend of 20 rums, with two from very rare ‘reserve stock’ that are managed by Joy and her team. It’s these rare and special rums that give Reserve Blend its delicious complexity, making it entirely versatile. It’s perfect for sipping, or transforming ordinary drinks into extraordinary cocktails.

03 Jun 2015

Rare Blend 12 Year Old

Appleton Estate Rare Blend 12 Year Old is a true expression of our Master Blender’s craft and passion. The rare, golden rums that make up Rare Blend are hand-selected, and have all been aged for a minimum of 12 years. The long years of tropical ageing give it its rich mahogany hue, confident woody character, and smooth robust taste – all of which make a bold statement of extraordinary quality.

03 Jun 2015

Signature Blend

Appleton Estate Signature Blend is a full-bodied, medium-sweet rum. It’s a delicious blend of 15 aged golden rums with a warm honey colour, a lush, fruity aroma, and a rich taste. It’s for everyone and every day, and it’s the perfect way to make ‘just another day’ feel special.

02 Jun 2015

The UK’S Coolest Brands List 2012 – 2013

Appleton Estate was added to the annual CoolBrands® list for 2012 – 2013. The CoolBrands list is compiled each year for the UK; it’s compiled from a combination of just under 3,000 consumers, and a panel of 39 designers, style experts, media personalities, and prominent figures from the worlds of TV, fashion, and music.

02 Jun 2015

Joy’s Cocktail

This is a cocktail created and enjoyed by Master Blender Joy Spence herself.

02 Jun 2015

Jamaican Honey Soother

Soothing honey and lemon highlights the rich, warm taste of Rare Blend 12 Year Old in this simple cocktail.