Karuizawa Vintage 1982 - Single Sherry Butt No.2230
A beautifully presented single malt from a single cask obtained from the closed distillery Karuizawa. Distilled in 1982, matured for 26 years in a Sherry Butt No. 2230 and bottled in 2008.
Karuizawa Distillery was established in 1955 in the foothills of Mount Asama, an active volcano. The area is a popular mountain resort to the north-west of Tokyo and the distillery is the highest in Japan at 850 meters above sea level.
The environment is idea for whisky production, enjoying low temperatures and high humidity. Production of single malt whisky at the distillery ceased in 2000.
Single cask releases from Karuizawa distillery have picked up numerous awards in recent years and are becoming ever so more collectable.
Selected and bottled by Number One Drinks Company Limited.
Winning Bid: £ 1,300.00Reserve met
- Strength: 58% vol
- Bottle Size: 700ml
- Distillery / Blender: Karuizawa
- Region: Japan
- Number of Bottles: 612
- Cask No: 2230
- Cask Type: Sherry Butt
- Lot Type: Full Size
- Please Note: Minor creases to box