Originally released in October 2014 for the Japanese market, part of the blend which comprised this “Special Edition” Chivas Regal Scotch whisky was matured in Mizunara oak casks.
Sampled on 12/09/2017
Clear, coppery amber.
Passion fruit, apricot, mango, ripe banana and tropical fruit with newly sawn oak, vanilla and faint cashew.
Initially sweet and fruity with drying oak, light black pepper, cinnamon and nutmeg spice. Pleasing nuttiness and vanilla richness.
Popcorn and roasted nuts with peppery spice and faint aniseed.
Fruity and spicy with nutty oaky dryness and rich vanilla.
Barcode UPC: 5 00299 601693