Karuizawa - 2000 Sherry Cask #7550
Lot Id: 182513
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This distillery was born in 1955 and was one of the smallest both in size and outturn in Japan. Unfortunately, this distillery has been closed since 2011, however, their sublime whiskies, keep winning award after international award. Karuizawa has released close to 300 single casks at the time of writing and as the demand increases along with their popularity, their availability decreases with collectors scrambling.
A very limited release from the 2000s vintage. Only 514 bottles have been released from cask 7550 which was a sherry cask. Bottled in 2018.
- Bottler: Distillery
- Country: Japan
- Region: Japan
- Size: 70cl
- Type: Single Malt Whisky
- Number of Bottles: 514
- Strength (%): 62.2%
- Cask No: 7550
- Cask Type: Sherry
- Distillery Status: Closed
- Fill Level: High Shoulder
- Lot Type: Full Size
- Shipping Weight: 2.00 KG
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