Hakushu Heavily Peated
Peated Single Malt
Suntory // Japan
This Japanese Single Malt can be extremely hard to find, but is worth the effort. Reminiscent of some great Islays, Bowmore and Bruddlaidich, probably the peatiest Japanese Whisky on the U.S. market.
Peated Single Malt100% malted barley from a single distillery. Dried with peat.
Cask TypeUsed Bourbon, Hogshead, Punchen, Sherry Casks
"Nose: Rubber and Iodine, Peat and Pepper, Hay. Tongue: Peat, Ham and Pepper, Grass, Plum and Honeycomb, Cedar and Cinnamon Cream, Bell Pepper. Notes: Wow. These guys know what they’re doing. Reminding me of Bruichladdich, in the best possible way."