Mars Shinshu - Komagatake 2019 - Tsunuki Aging Whisky
70cl | 56%
|Series / Description||Komagatake 2019 - Tsunuki Aging|
|Alcohol ABV||56 %|
|Cask Wood Type||Bourbon|
|Country of Origin||Japan|
|Neck Level||Full Level|
|HTFW Cat. No.||LP12918|
Distilled at Japan’s highest distillery in Shinshu and the new make travelled about 860 km southwest to Tsunuki, a new distillery in Kagoshima, which lies in the southernmost in main island of Japan.
Average temperature in Tsunuki is about 8 °C higher than Shinshu. Whisky aged in Tsunuki feels like longer matured whisky more than actual age.
Mars Komagatake Tsunuki Aging 2019 is a combination of Bourbon Barrels, American White Oak Puncheon and Sherry Hogshead.
Nose: A full-bodied and fruity profile with ripe apple and citrus fruits. A beautiful nuttiness and plenty of sweet whipped cream follow.
Palate: Juicy mouthfeels, and is again citrusy
Finish: Long and satisfying finish