Hakushu

18 Years Old

ABV 43%
REVIEWED Issue 75
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Specifications
Brand: Hakushu
Expression: 18 Years Old
Type: Japan Whisky / Single Malt
Age: 18 years old
ABV: 43%
Country/Region: Japan
Bottling type: Standard (Distillery or blended)
Tasting notes
Taster   Rob Allanson
Nose: A massive intense start.Dry hay,wild flowers.A touch of apple and leather in there too.
Palate: Elegant juicy fruit notes with a perfumed floral note.
Finish: Dry and crisp.
Comment: Takes time to unfurl.
8.0
Taster   Dave Broom
Nose: Splintery attack.Fresh wood,a walk in a warm summer forest.Marzipan,wet raffia,green grass/blackcurrant leaf.
Palate: Off-dry and perfumed with good length.Melon balls and gentle soft fruit. The grassiness returns.
Finish: Dry.
Comment: Another lighter one which only gets going in the middle of the mouth.
7.5
Visit the distillery
Hakushu Higashi Distillery, 2913-1 , Mukobayashi Aza, Yamanashiken Kitakomagun, Hakushucho Torihara, Japan
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