Yamazaki Limited Edition 2014

Single Malt

Suntory // Japan

RARE
  • Cost

  • Distiller Score

    90
  • Avg. Rating

    3.95
    3 out of 5 stars
    ( 5 )

The very first release in the Yamazaki Limited Edition range, the 2014 expression was first rolled out in the Japanese market for under $80. Today, the most recent Limited Edition 2017 retailed for over three times that, showing the building popularity of these amazing bottlings. At 43% and comprising of whiskies aged in an assortment of sherry, bourbon, and port casks, this is a historic bottling.

  • age
    NAS
  • abv
    43.0
  • Single Malt
    Distilled 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 Type
    American oak, ex-bourbon, European oak, ex-port, ex-sherry

Tasting Notes

"Melon, pineapple and lots of red berry aromas transition to a palate full of oak, nuttiness, and smoky cocoa beans. The palate is perfectly balanced with flavors of aged and young oak. On the finish, the fruit notes return and playfully push it that little bit further."

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Flavor Profile

Fruity & Sweet