Clement VSOP Rum Martinique, France
Clément VSOP is a rhum agricole, matured for a year in virgin French oak barrels, before a three maturation in re-charred bourbon barrels. A firm hit of spicy oak heats the palate. There are underlying flavors of dry raisins, coconut and soft banana and almond. After we sip a few more times more fruitiness particularly green grapes and gooseberries is apparent. If you like dry spirits then the Clément V.S.O.P. is certainly a sipper with or without ice.
ABV: 40%, 700ml
Nose: Fruity, green. Orchard fruits, herbal. Oak, vanilla, sweetness.
Palate: Light in body, but nonetheless spiced and warming. Crisp fruits, plenty of oak, orchard fruits.
Finish: Ends on apple peels, spice and toffee.
Clément Rum is known for its exceptional quality and craftsmanship, hailing from the lush plantations of Martinique. Crafted with precision and dedication, this rum is made from carefully selected sugarcane, with a commitment to using the finest ingredients. The agricole method imparts a unique and lively character to the rum, with notes of tropical fruit, floral undertones, and a hint of grassiness. Whether enjoyed neat or in cocktails, Clément Rum offers a taste of the Caribbean’s rich heritage and the artistry of French rum production.