What To drink now: Bacardi Christmas special

 

BACARDÍ RESERVA OCHO

 

Created in 1862, BACARDÍ RESERVA OCHO remained the sole preserve of the Bacardí family for seven generations. Used only for the most special occasions, this golden sipping rum is one of the oldest private rum blends in the world. Each batch is made from a special selection of barrel-aged reserve rums and aged for a minimum of 8 years, giving it a refined flavour with notes of prune, apricot, nutmeg and vanilla.

  • RRP: £30
  • Stockist: Harvey Nichols store and online
  • The gift comes with a bottle of Reserva Ocho, a glass and a mould to make the perfect ice ball for a BACARDÍ Ocho Old Fashioned cocktail

 

 

BACARDÍ AÑEJO CUATRO

 

BACARDÍ AÑEJO CUATRO is the latest rum to join the family. A new premium rum that is barrel-aged, undisturbed and sun-kissed under the Caribbean sun for a minimum of four years, it has flavours of mild vanilla, toasted oak, clove and honey. This new rum will bring a touch of luxury at a great price this Christmas and adds something special to your festive drop. Best enjoyed with ginger ale, a splash of Angostura bitters and a squeeze of lime.

  • RRP: £25
  • Stockist: Harvey Nichols store and online
  • The gift comes with a bottle of Añejo Cuatro and a tropically patterned glass