El Dorado launches Master Blender’s special edition to mark CPL milestone
Demerara Distillers Limited (DDL) on Tuesday evening launched the 2023 El Dorado Master Blender’s Special Edition 11-year-old Rum in celebration of its 11th year as the Official Spirit of the Caribbean Premier League (CPL).
The launch took place at the Marriott Hotel in Georgetown, Guyana.
Matured for 11 years, this rum is a unique blend of carefully selected marques from the historical Port Mourant Double Wooden Pot Still, Versailles Single Wooden Pot Still, the Uitvlugt French Savalle Still and the Diamond Coffey Still.
The Master Distiller was Shaun Caleb and Master Blender Sharon Sue-Hang-Baksh.
DDL Chairman Komal Samaroo said: “DDL is thrilled to be celebrating 11 years as the Official Spirit of the now Republic Bank Caribbean Premier League. El Dorado has become synonymous with the spirit of cricket, and this limited edition release is a testament to our dedication to crafting unforgettable experiences and diverse spirits.”
CEO of CPL Pete Russell said: “El Dorado has been a huge part of CPL since its inception and it is always exciting when they release a new blend of their world-class rum. We are looking forward to toasting the success of the 11th edition of the CPL with their Master Blender rum.”
The special edition 11-year-old is now available for sale at local retail outlets countrywide and all Duty Free shops.
DDL also announced the renewal of its partnership with the Guyana Amazon Warriors. The company said it remains committed to supporting the team’s progress and success, and looks forward to another exciting tournament in the coming weeks.
The Republic Bank CPL 2023 bowls off on August 16 with the opening leg in St. Lucia.