Grenadian soca artiste Wilt Cambridge, better known as Tallpree, is now following in the footsteps of celebs like Diddy, Jay-Z and Our very own MM Machel Montano by getting in on the alcohol game.
Tallpree’s rum, ”Pure Jab”, is a white rum with 55% alcohol content.
Packaged in a plastic bottle with a shadow image of Tallpree on the packaging, the rum is promoted as the fete rum of Grenada and recently was named one of the top rums in the world by FiftyBest.com
Fifty Best held a “blind” tasting of 22 premium white rums from 11 countries with 17 pre-qualified judges.
Clarke’s Court Superior Light, Pure Jab and Pure White rums starred at the competition, bringing home to local manufacturer, Grenada Distillers Limited, Gold, Silver and Bronze medals respectively.
Clarke’s Court Superior Light was among rums from Venezuela, Barbados, the US, Martinique, Cayman Islands and Paraguay winning gold; while Pure Jab was among spirit from Panama, Haiti and Mexico winning silver.
The site describes Pure Jab as having: Papaya, lychee, banana, dates on the nose with Hints of honey, butterscotch, tropical fruit, mango, figs, dates, elderflower, mint, herbal, spicy, balanced, medium-bodied on the palate.
The finish was described as smooth, spicy and lingering.
Question is Who wants a taste? I certainly do!