Yamazaki 18 year old

Single Malt - 43 % - 70 cl

Yamazaki 18 year old Single Malt is both intense and delicate, and its astonishing fruity aroma is the result of the meticulous work of Suntory's master blenders over the past several decades

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Yamazaki 18 year old Single Malt is both intense and delicate, and its astonishing fruity aroma is the result of the meticulous work of Suntory's master blenders over the past several decades. Awarded many times in international competitions, this true nectar will fully satisfy the great amateurs as well as the novices eager to taste a whisky of exceptional quality.

This exceptional single malt whisky is made up mainly of whiskies aged in old Sherry casks (sherry wine), from which it inherits all the aromatic characteristics of sweetness and delicacy. The nose will express notes of grape, apricot, café au lait and oak wood. When tasted, Yamazaki 18 year old will deliver a miriad of aromas including strawberry, blackberry and dark chocolate, and will disappear leaving behind some sweet and spicy scents.

Located in a humid and preserved area at the confluence of three rivers, Katsura, Uji and Kizu, the Yamazaki distillery provides the ideal conditions for whisky aging. Founded in 1923 by Shinjiro Torii, it is known for its single malts with fruity, woody and spicy character.

The sale of this product is exclusively limited to France.

Product limited to 2 bottles per order.

Détails

Details Yamazaki 18 year old

Type

Single Malt

Brand

Suntory Whisky

Distillery

Yamazaki

Region

Honshu - Osaka

Age

18 year old

Strength

43 %

Volume

70 cl

Type of Cask

Sherry / Mizunara

Peat

No peated

Packaging

Cardboard case

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The distillery

The distillery Yamazaki

Officially considered as the first whisky distillery in the archipelago, Yamazaki was founded in 1923 by Shinjiro Torii (founder of Suntory).


Located a few kilometers south of the city of Kyoto in the mountainous area of Shimamoto, which in the sixteenth century, was the stronghold of the famous Sen no Rikyu, master chanoyu (tea ceremony), who settled there for its pures water sources.

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Japanese whisky

Japanese whisky

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

Red fruits

Red fruits

Notes of Sherry, strawberry, blackberry, black currant, ...

Spicy

Spicy

Notes of pepper, nutmeg, ginger, cinnamon, ...

Sweets

Sweets

Notes of honey, vanilla, chocolate, caramel / toffee, ...