Aged in sherry casks for over three years, this Japanese/Scotch whisky hybrid is a harmonious balance of sweet berry and tart citrus elements.
This Sherry Cask Japanese malt is aged in sherry casks for over three years, creating a single malt with sweet fruit and chocolate aromas. A harmonious balance of mouth coating sweet and tart flavors, enjoy this whisky neat, with a rock, or in your favorite cocktails.
Sweet aromas of berries and chocolate and sherry, balanced by citrus-tart flavors of lemon grass. The palate is smooth with a lingering finish.
Situated in the Tottori Prefecture, northwest of the city of Kyoto on the shores of the Japan sea, Matsui Shuzou was founded in 1910. A coastal prefecture in southern Honshu known for its sand dunes, the Tottori prefecture is a wilderness packed with lush vegetation, rugged coastlines, rivers and lakes, characterized by its delicious, fresh ground water.
Kurayoshi whiskies have signature mellow characteristics and an overall smooth flavor profile. A whisky that truly embodies the meaning of the name Kurayoshi: the city of water and green. Tottori is also very well-known for its soft mineral water and abundance of nature. Over 14% of the total land area of the prefecture is designated as a Natural Park.
Bottle Size: 750mL