The Cask of Yamazaki 1990 Sherry Butt

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Closure: Screw / Stelvin cap

More about The Cask of Yamazaki 1990 Sherry Butt

Produced by: Suntory Yamazaki Distillery
Owned by: Beam Suntory
UK distribution by: Edrington-Beam Suntory
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alc./vol: 60%

Proof: 120°

Vintage: 1990

Aged: 8 years 4 months

Product of: Product of Japan Japan

Distilled February 1990 and bottled June 2008, this single cask strength malt was matured 8 years and 4 months in Spanish sherry cask number ON70645. Total production of 471 bottles.

Review and Tasting


Sampled on 01/09/2009

Appearance:

(bottle number 415)

Aroma:

Sherry laced Christmas pudding/Dundee cake served with rum and raison ice cream.

Taste:

This veritable pudding of a malt keeps on giving with bitter chocolate, praline, and treacle toffee.

Aftertaste:

The rich finish is appropriately dusted with bitter chocolate.

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