Chichibu Japan Warrior Series Bottle One
Ichiro's Malt // Japan
This single cask release was bottled for the German market and is said to be the first of an ongoing series of Chichibu single cask releases. Distilled in 2009, matured in a sherry puncheon, and then in a white wine cask until 2017, the release was available from September 1st 2017.
Single MaltDistilled in pot stills from 100% malted barley, produced at one distillery, aged in barrels; if Scotch or Irish, must be aged for at least three years.
Cask Typesherry puncheon, white wine cask
"Notes of grapefruit and lime are evident on the nose, with peaches and white wine joining in on the palate. A wonderful balance is delivered. Thick, oily, and creamy right to the finish, this is a sublime single cask release. "