Akashi Single Malt 10 year old Old Sherry Butt
Single Cask - 60% - 50 cl
Distilled at the Eigashima - White Oak distillery and then matured for 10 years in cask number 5164, Akashi Single Malt 10 year old Sherry Butt is therefore a single cask version.Read more
Distilled at the Eigashima - White Oak distillery and then matured for 10 years in cask number 5164, Akashi Single Malt 10 year old Sherry Butt is therefore a single cask version. Specially selected for its aromatic palette, the barrel has the particularity of being a sherry butt, a large barrel of 500 liters used for aging the famous Sherry wines of Andalusia which in addition to strongly coloring the whisky, transmit a greedy aromatic richness.
Very expressive on the nose, it presents the typical aromas of whiskies aged in sherry casks with notes of chocolate, dried fruits and nuts which are joined on the palate by marked notes of tannins, spices and candied fruit.
Details Akashi Single Malt 10 year old Old Sherry Butt
White Oak - Akashi
Eigashima - White Oak
Honshu - Hyogo
10 year old
Type of cask
Small Batch - Limited Edition
The brand Akashi
Created in 2007 by Mikio Hiraishi, the Akashi brand is declined in numerous bottlings such as single casks, single malts or blends whose quality is now widely recognized and appreciated throughout the world.
Mikio Hiraishi's creativity can be seen in each Akashi whisky with the use of a wide variety of casks for aging, from traditional bourbon and sherry casks to red and white wine casks from Yamanashi, or even sake casks used for the maturation of the Akashi Saké Cask single malt.
Made of whiskies exclusively distilled, aged and bottled in Japan.
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