On the website of Havana Club we can read about this expression:
Finally, the Maestros Roneros get together a second time to select the rums that have perfectly matured. They will make up the final blend, bottled straight from the barrel at 45% ABV. The unique finishing process of Selección de Maestros, gives the rum its unequalled aromatic bouquet and an exceptional smoothness, a quality that has been rewarded by some of the world’s most influential spirits competitions for many years – yet again in 2013 and 2014.
Been meaning to explore more other spirits like rum, and was very excited when Shai mailed me that this sample was on its way to us. Lets dive in to this one shall we?
Warm, roasted nuts, lots of spice, bit sweet woodnotes, raisin, vanilla, honey, chili pepper, plums, and lime and mint freshness mixed in it. There is sugarcane sweetness, red apple, banana, pineapple freshness, orange, and pink grapefruit.
Lime freshness and bit oily. There is some liqeurish note coming through with some spearmint freshness. Sweet, fruity, honey, raisin, some spice, banana, chocolate, vanilla and a light ginger note
The rather long finish is sugar cane sweet with notes of chocolate and vanilla. Some honeyed tropical fruits mix in with that…