Karuizawa - 31 Year Old Sapphire Geisha #3558
Lot Id: 200290
Buyers delivering this lot outside the UK will pay the EX-VAT hammer price ([%% bidValueExVat|multi_currency %%]) + 10% commission. More information here.
Bidding is available to signed in members only!Log in
Please note: If bid is placed on this item within the last 15 minutes of the auction, the timer will be extended by 15 minutes.
This bottling is 5th in the series from Karuizawa Geishas. It was exclusive to The Whisky Exchange who released it in February 2020, it bottled by Elixir Distillers. The series is made from 2 single cask bottlings, one which is rare and one that is well known and wanted. The whisky was matured in sherry casks for 31 years then bottled at 58.9% ABV. The distillery has been shut for 2 decades but the Sapphire Geishas still show the characteristics that Karuizawas so well known for, rich and lavish.
This is bottle number 124.
- Bottler: Distillery
- Country: Japan
- Region: Japan
- Size: 70cl
- Type: Single Malt Whisky
- Age: 31 Year Old
- Number of Bottles: 146
- Strength (%): 58.9%
- Bottle No: 124
- Cask No: 3558
- Cask Type: Sherry Cask
- Distillery Status: Closed
- Fill Level: High Shoulder
- Lot Type: Full Size
- Shipping Weight: 3.00 KG
Prior to any bid being placed on a lot, close up visual inspection is to be carried out. If you are unsure in any way about the condition of the said lot, click “ask a question” above. More in-depth descriptions and additional photos can be taken upon request. Otherwise, lots are sold as seen and described. The bidder understands that once you have bid, you are stating you understand this and that the checks stated above have been carried out and you are happy with the lot's condition.
Due to the various ages of bottles and their seals, condition of liquid is at the buyer's discretion and no claim can be lodged against failure/leakage in transit. Loss and breakage cover is available at 3% of the hammer price as standard. If the lot is not insured, no claim can be lodged against the courier or The Grand Whisky Auction for breakage or loss in transit.
Other Bottles In Our Live Auction
Price: [% bid_descriptor_text %]: [%% buy_it_now_price|multi_currency %%] [%% bid_value|multi_currency %%] [%% 0|multi_currency %%]([%% bidValueExVat|multi_currency %%] ex. VAT)
Time[%% time_left_formatted %%]Bidding Not Started Yet
Item added to watchlist
Outbid[%% time_left_formatted %%]Bidding Not Started Yet
Item added to watchlist[%% 0|multi_currency_symbol %%] Change currency USD ($)[%% '<span>Sold on</span> :date'.replace(':date', endsAt.substring(8, 10) + '/' + endsAt.substring(5, 7) + '/' + endsAt.substring(0, 4)) %%][%% '<span>Reserve not met</span> :date'.replace(':date', endsAt.substring(8, 10) + '/' + endsAt.substring(5, 7) + '/' + endsAt.substring(0, 4)) %%]