Hakushu Heavily Peated

Peated Single Malt

Suntory // Japan

  • Cost

  • Distiller Score

    94
  • Avg. Rating

    4.11
    4 out of 5 stars
    ( 61 )

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.

  • age
    NAS
  • abv
    48.0
  • Peated Single Malt
    100% malted barley from a single distillery. Dried with peat.
  • Cask Type
    Used Bourbon, Hogshead, Punchen, Sherry Casks

Tasting Notes

"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."

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