Thu, 10 Oct |

Distillery Talks - Aged or Unaged?

Our next Distillery Talks session is all about exploring the many differences between aged and unaged rum. Come sip, swirl and swish different styles of rum from around the world, guided by Michael York and Shane Casey.
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Distillery Talks - Aged or Unaged?

Time & Location

10 Oct 2019, 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm, 350 Bourke Street, Surry Hills NSW, Australia

About the Event

Join us for our next distillery talks session where we tackle the topic of ageing molasses and agricole rums. This session is going to be guided by rum guru Michael York alongside our Head Distiller Shane Casey. 

After a cocktail on arrival, you will be taken on a journey of tasting 7 different rums, demonstrating how oak contact affects this amazing spirit. Sit back and sip on some rum as Mike and Shane take you through each sector while discussing the processes and key talking points for each rum. Each sector is matched up with a delicious food pairing from our kitchen. 

Your ticket gets you: 

- Barrel-Aged Cocktail on arrival

- 7 rum tastings over 4 sectors

- Matched food for each sector

Sector 1:

  • White Rum: Taste two styles of white rum, one aged and one unaged and see, smell and taste the difference between them. 
  • Doorley’s 3YO (Barbados) & Brix White (Australia)
  • Ceviche, Corn, Avocado & Blue Corn Tortillas

Sector 2:

  • Agricole Rhum: Compare two unaged Agricole styles from two different regions and learn how cane plays a part in the profile of the rum. 
  • Trois Rivieres Ocean (Martinique) & Brix Agricole (Australia)
  • Sugarcane Grilled Pork & Prawn, Rum Coconut Cream, Charred Lime

Sector 3:

  • Aged Agricole Rhum: Taste and smell the effects of ageing agricole rhum in barrels. 
  • Riviere du Mat (France) & Aged Brix Agricole (Australia)
  • Jerk chicken, Spiced Couscous, Caramelised Pineapple

Sector 4:

  • What does a wooden still do? Explore the effects of oak in distillation. 
  • El Dorado Single Barrel EHP (Guyana)    

Limited spots available!

  • Single

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