Mars 2015 Komagatake The Chronicles

Single Cask - 61,2% - 70 cl

March 2015 Komagatake The Chronicles is a single cask distilled in Shinshu and aged in a First Fill Bourbon Barrel.

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March 2015 Komagatake The Chronicles is a single cask distilled in Shinshu and aged in a First Fill Bourbon Barrel. This expression of a single cask, limited to 218 bottles, surprises by the depth of its aromatic palette evoking those of old whiskies. 

With a peat content of 20 ppm of phenols, this single malt asserts the character of its profile by delivering a fragrant (coconut, verbena), malty and finely peated first nose. As it airs, the smoke intensifies as well as its spicy and spicy side.

In the mouth, we find the peat of course, but also fruity notes of lemon, apple and pear, and licorice and chlorophyll. Its mentholated finish with almond, kiwi and lychee flavors lets disappear a peat perfumed by the scent of a burning Havana.

Détails

Details Mars 2015 Komagatake The Chronicles

Type

Single Cask

Brand

Mars Whisky

Distillery

Shinshu

Region

Honshu - Nagano

Age

3 year old

Strength

61,2%

Dilution

Cask Strength

Volume

70 cl

Vintage

2015

Bottling Date

2018

Type of Cask

Bourbon

Bottling

Limited Edition

Cask Number

1955

Number of Bottles

218

Peat

Peated

Packaging

Cardboard case

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The distillery

The distillery Shinshu Mars

Nestled at an altitude of 800 meters in the heart of the Japanese Alps near Nagano, Shinshu was founded in 1985 by Hombo Shuzo, a wine and shochu producer based on the island of Kuyshu.


Shinshu is the highest distillery in Japan and enjoys a cool climate in summer and snowy winters where temperatures are often negative. Built at the foot of Mount Komagatake, from which its single malt takes its name, the distillery is surrounded by pure water springs which it uses for the production of its whiskies.

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Japanese whisky

Japanese whisky

Made of whiskies exclusively distilled, aged and bottled in Japan.

Exotic fruits

Exotic fruits

Notes of coconut, banana, pineapple, lychee, kiwi, ...

Herbaceous

Herbaceous

Notes of mint, aromatic herbs, eucalyptus, cut grass, ...

Peaty

Peaty

Notes of medicinal peat, iodine, earthy, seaweed, ...