Nepal Distilleries (P) Ltd.
Nepal Distilleries Pvt Ltd|
Forming its origins at the foothills of the Himalayas, the oldest operating Distillery in the Kingdom of Nepal is The Nepal Distilleries Pvt Ltd, makers of Khukri XXX Rum. This rum is of subtle and complex nature and is distinguished by its lingering aroma, smooth and balanced flavour with a hint of oak wood. I IS Nepal’s finest Rum since 1959 and can be proudly proclaimed as the “Taste of Himalayas”. The name Khukri is synonymous to the traditional knife of Nepal from ancient times. More than it begin a reserved and effective weapon, it is also the all-purpose knife of the hill people. The Khukri is a versatile working tool and is an indispensable possession of every household. It is the principal weapon of the Gurkhas and symbolizes strength and power. No battle blade has more documented kills than the Khukri. Its unique cutting edge was first experienced by the British in combat with Gurkha army on the borders of India and Western Nepal in 1814. Thus was born the legend and the romance.
Coronation Khukri XXX Rum was introduced to mark the auspicious Coronation of the King of Nepal. His Royal Highness Shri Birendra Bir Bikram Shah Dev, in the year 1974. The bottle was specially developed in the shape a Khukri. Due to its unique shape, the bottle has to be individually manufactured by hand and has a rough finish. This dagger shaped bottle contains 350 ml.
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np_2: Nepal's Finest Rum Since 1959; 750 ml; Khukri XXX Rum; 42.8% v/v; Distilled & Bottled by Karthmandu - Nepal; The Nepal Distilleries (P) Ltd.
np~1: Nepal's finest rum since 1959; Coronation Khukri XXX Rum; Fully matured in oak vats; Distilled, Blended & Bottled by The Nepal Distilleries PVT. LTD., Karthmandu, Nepal; www.nepaldistilleries.com; 35 cl e; 42.8% vol; 8906003470012