Nestled in a green gem in the heart of the Japanese Alps, the Hakushu distillery founded in 1973 has the distinction of producing single malts with a rather green and fresh character.
Hakushu 12 year old, who won several awards at international competitions, is a single malt with rich and complex flowery flavors coated with a very slight hint of smoke. Lovers and novices will appreciate its amazing freshness.
You can drink it as an aperitif, digest if or highball to serve with your meal.
Hakushu 12 YO 43.5% Bottling Note
A 12 year old single malty from Suntory. The Hakushu distillery sits in the forests not far from the Japanese Alps.
Tasting Note by The Chaps at the Master of Malt
Nose: Light and crisp with fresh notes of cut hay and sweet mixed peels, a little hazelnut and barley malt.
Palate: Clean with notes of cut fruits, gentle barley malt and smoke. A floral character with citrus zest.
Finish: Sweet and spicy.