- Spirits of Mexico NY
- New York, NY
- October 13, 2011
Nepal’s finest rum since 1959, Khukri XXX Rum is of a subtle and complex nature and is distinguished by its lingering aroma, smooth and balanced flavor with a hint of oak wood. It is Nepal 's finest Rum since 1959 and can be proudly proclaimed as the "Taste of Himalayas".
Coronation Khukri XXX Rum was specially developed in the shape of a "Khukri" (Dagger). Due to its unique shape, the bottle has to be individually manufactured by hand and has a rough finish. The khukri is a Nepalese knife used by the Gurkhas. Also known as khuhuri, the design is centuries old, with the blades typically between 12 and 15 inches long.
Nepal is one of the richest countries in the world in terms of bio-diversity, due to its unique geographical position and altitudinal variation. The elevation of the country ranges from 60m above sea level to the highest point on Earth, Mt. Everest at 8,848m, all within a distance of 150km, resulting in climactic conditions from Sub-tropical to Arctic .
Occupying only .1% of the Earth, Nepal is home to 2% of all the flowering plants in the world, 8% of the world's population of birds (more than 848 species), 4% of mammals on earth, 11 of the world's 15 families of butterflies (more than 500 species), 600 indigenous plant families, 319 species of exotic orchids Khukri Rum XXX & Coronation Rums .