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Enmore 1992 Distilia 29 Year Old / Anney

Lot: 6027990

Enmore 1992 Distilia 29 Year Old / Anney

Winning Bid: £400

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Lot:
Distillery: 
Enmore
Age: 
27 year old
Vintage: 
1992
Region: 
Guyana
Bottler: 
Distilia
Cask Type: 
n/a
Bottled Strength: 
58.1%
Bottle Size: 
70cl
Distillery Status: 
Closed
Production method: 
pot still
Base: 
molasses
product Details

Enmore 1992 Distilia 29 Year Old / Anney

The Enmore sugar estate was established by Edward Henry Porter in the early 19th century after he inherited and converted his father’s cotton plantation on the east bank of the Demerara river. Once one of many in the area, by the time the government in Guyana had begun to nationalise and consolidate the country’s rum production in 1974, it was one of only four remaining. The traditional still at Enmore was the historic two-column wooden coffey still, constructed back in 1880. Modelled almost exactly after the first continuous still patented by Aeneas Coffey in 1832, it is constructed from Greenheart wood, which is native to Guyana and is mostly used in boat-building due to its ability to remain strong while constantly wet. The wood is also well suited to distilling, stripping spirit of sulphites in the same manner that copper does. Enmore also received the a single wooden pot still when the Versailles distillery closed in 1978. When Enmore was shuttered in 1994, both of these were moved to Uitvlugt, and are now in operation as “Heritage Stills” at Diamond, the last remaining rum producer in the country.

A single cask rum distilled at Enmore distillery in Guyana and bottled by Distilia for their Golden Age of Piracy range.

 

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