|La Masion & Velier
|Magnum Series #1
|In Original Box
|In Original Box
In the world of fine spirits, the Saint James 15 Years Old Elliott Erwitt Edition emerges as a unique collaboration between the legendary Magnum photography agency and the renowned La Maison & Velier. This exceptional rum, part of the Magnum Series #1, not only tantalizes the palate but also captivates the eye with four distinct photographs by Elliott Erwitt associated with Magnum.
The marriage of the artistry of Magnum photography and the craftsmanship of La Maison & Velier results in a collector's dream—the Saint James 15 Years Old Elliott Erwitt Edition. This collaboration goes beyond the liquid within the bottle, intertwining the worlds of visual art and exquisite rum to create a sensory experience like no other.
The aroma is a refined and delicate symphony. Notes of roses, leather, apricot, beeswax, exotic fruits, hyacinth, and a subtle hint of ginger create an olfactory journey that invites anticipation.
On the palate, the richness unfolds with sugared citrus fruit, cocoa beans, nutmeg, quince, and lingering coffee notes. The interplay of flavors showcases the complexity that comes with 15 years of meticulous aging.
The finish is long and distinctive, leaving an indelible mark. Wood, apricot jam, vanilla, licorice, dark fruit, and a whisper of dried leaves contribute to a memorable and lingering aftertaste.
- Rhum agricole from the island of Martinique, distilled in a Creole Column Still.
- This rum holds an AOC (Protected Designation of Origin) and is a blend of two vintages: 2004 and 2006.
- The first independent bottling of Saint James rum, representing a groundbreaking moment in the distillery's history.
Magnum Series #1:
As part of the inaugural Magnum Series, the Saint James 15 Years Old Elliott Erwitt Edition is adorned with a captivating photograph taken by Elliott Erwitt during a friend's wedding. The silhouette of the bride adds a personal touch to the bottle, making each one a unique work of art.
The Saint James 15 Years Old Elliott Erwitt Edition is more than just a rum; it is a celebration of craftsmanship, visual art, and the rich heritage of Saint James distillery. This collaboration with Magnum and La Maison & Velier not only brings a distinguished spirit to the palate but also transforms each bottle into a collector's item—a piece of art that tells a story of tradition, innovation, and the timeless allure of the Caribbean's finest rhum agricole.
Nose: Refined and delicate. Roses, leather, apricot, beeswax, exotic fruits, hyacinth, ginger and spiciness.
Taste: Rich and firm. Sugared Citrus fruit, cocoa beans, nutmeg, quince and coffee notes.
Finish: Long and distinctive. Wood, apricot jam, vanilla, licorice, dark fruit and dried leaves.