Hampden Estate Velier Overproof Jamaica rum Vol.60% Cl.70
- First bottling of the collaboration between Hampden Estate and Velier.
- Rum known for its intense taste.
- 60 degree overproof version.
- Distillation exclusively in pot still.
- Tropical aging 7 years.
Hampden Summer Velier Overproof Pure single Jamaica rum is the first official bottling of the Hampden Estate and Velier patentship of the Gargano family.
Hampden Summer Velier Overproof Pure single Jamaica rum is a first edition to be collected or tasted smooth.
Few bottles produced of this full-scale rum, as many as 60 ABV.
Luca Gargano declares:
"Today Hampden opens a new frontier for all rum enthusiasts: these official bottling mark a historic moment for the world of spirits, comparable to the arrival on the market of the Single Malts of Islay in the 80s"
Hampden, renowned among the Jamaican rums to produce spirits with an intense flavor, which are the quintessence of rum in Europe and in other parts of the world.
Founded in 1753 in Trelawny, Hampden Estate is one of the oldest sugar cane processing companies in Jamaica and its products are characterized by total respect for the island's tradition.
Hampden still uses only copper stills today, so all rums are produced with 100% pot-still distillation and, as in the best Jamaican tradition, fermentation takes place for quite a long time with natural yeasts.
This guarantees the development of intense and unique aromas.
Hampden Estate produces high-quality Jamaican rum and provides, among other things, rums to Luca Gargano for Habitation Velier.
Hampden Estate Velier Pure single Jamaica is the starting point for all distillery aging selected by Gargano and officially marketed by Velier.
Produced in Trelawny, Jamaica, it is known for its intense taste and its high alcohol content.
Ancient techniques are used to produce it, handed down from generation to generation.
Use of your own spring water in the various production phases.
Prolonged fermentation and with the use of wild yeasts.
Distillation exclusively in pot still.
The production follows techniques in use since the 18th century which determine a high value of esters and which give the product a unique aromatic profile
Tropical aging; both references distributed by Velier have aged more than 7 years in Jamaica, which is equivalent to an aging of about 25 years in Europe.
Natural color and no added sugar in the rum.
Incredibly pungent with fruity, delicately spiced notes and cooked apple juice, it is a rum with a very long finish, ideal for tasting as single rum.
You can pair the rum with Hampden Estate Velier Overproof Pure Jamaica single rum with a great robust Davidoff Nicaraguan or with a Mastro Tornabuoni Affinato.