Hakushu 12YO Single Malt Whisky

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alc./vol:
43.5%

Proof:
87°

Vintage:
Non-vintage

Aged:
No age statement

Closure: Screw / Stelvin cap

Product of: Product of Japan Japan

Pronounced 'Hack-shoo', meaning 'white sand bar', opened in 1973, Suntory's Hakushu is the largest malt distillery in the world. It is situated in a dense forest at the foot of Mount Kaikomagatake in the southern Japanese Alps near the town of Hokuto in Yamanashi Prefecture.

Review and Tasting

Sampled on 08/09/2011

Appearance

Clear, golden.

Aroma

Honeyed, toasted cereal nose with toasted nut aromas, pear and baked ripe banana.

Taste

Superbly structured palate with toasted grain, poached pear fruit, nutty flavours and gentle smoke in harmony.

Aftertaste

Toasty malty finish with nutty fruit and a hint of ginger spice.

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