In the early 1870s two brothers Benjamin and Eduardo Camp emigrated from Spain to Cuba with the intention of mounting a rum distillery.
In 1872, they deposit the Matusalem brand in reference to the Old Testament patriarch who Mourrut to 969 years. Matusalem why? Just because the Camp brothers had the brilliant idea to apply the techniques of rum own solera sherry and he knew well. Simple but innovative idea for rum, this technique allows for longer aging beaucup in climates past ten years, it is generally much more in the drums.
Nose of dried fruit.
Unctuous and sweet with notes of caramel and vanilla candied orange peel, leaf fresh cigar. Elegant structure and finesse.
Light amber color.
Long finish all power and complexity.
Sharing the large island of Hispaniola with Haiti, the Republic of Santo Domingo yet evolved radically different. It is here that the first plantations were developed sugar cane after the voyages of Columbus, and the sugar industry has long been a major activity.