Ichiro's Malt Chichibu The Floor Malted
Chichibu // Japan
Chichibu released of 8,800 bottles of The Floor Malted, a Japanese single malt whisky distilled in 2009 and bottled in 2012. Aged in ex-bourbon and chibidaru quarter casks, this whisky is bottled at 50.5% ABV.
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 Typeex-bourbon and chibidaru quarter casks
"The whisky brings a flurry of honey, apples, vanilla, and juicy peaches. Powerful cereal and malt on the palate join the fruit while bitter chocolate makes an appearance. The finish is long for a three year-old whisky, with malt and vanilla notes lasting the longest."