Chichibu Ichiro's Malt Double Distilleries 2021 Chichibu x Komagatake 53.5% NV

€ 550,00 (ex Vat)
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Distillery Chichibu Shinshu Mars
Bottler OB
Serie Double Distilleries
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Distilled date Not Specified
Bottling date 2021
Country Japan
Region Japan
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Alcohol percentage 53.5
Volume 0,70
Condition In Orginal Box
Label Perfect
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A Fusion of Distilling Excellence

The world of whisky is filled with stories of craftsmanship and innovation, and few expressions embody this spirit more than Chichibu Ichiro's Malt Double Distilleries 2021 Chichibu x Komagatake 53.5%. This exceptional release is the result of a unique collaboration between two renowned Japanese distilleries: Chichibu and Komagatake. It showcases the artistry of two distilling powerhouses coming together to create something truly extraordinary.

Chichibu Distillery, located near Tokyo, has gained a reputation for producing outstanding single malt whiskies since its establishment in 2008. Led by the visionary Ichiro Akuto, Chichibu has become synonymous with quality and innovation in the Japanese whisky scene. Komagatake Distillery, nestled in the Japanese Alps, has its own rich history and is known for producing whiskies with a distinct character and regional influence.

The Chichibu Ichiro's Malt Double Distilleries 2021 Chichibu x Komagatake 53.5% is a marriage of spirits from both distilleries, carefully selected and expertly blended to create a harmonious fusion of flavors and aromas. This expression represents a meeting of minds, as Ichiro Akuto and the team at Komagatake share their expertise and passion to craft a whisky that showcases the best of both distilleries.

Bottled at a strength of 53.5%, this whisky displays a remarkable balance between depth and complexity. On the nose, it offers an enticing bouquet of floral notes, accompanied by hints of ripe fruits and a gentle wisp of smoke. The palate is a symphony of flavors, with layers of rich malt, delicate spices, and a touch of oak sweetness. The long and satisfying finish leaves a lasting impression, with lingering notes of caramel and a subtle earthiness.

What sets this release apart is not only its exceptional flavor profile but also the story it tells. Chichibu Ichiro's Malt Double Distilleries 2021 Chichibu x Komagatake represents the spirit of collaboration and the willingness to push boundaries in the pursuit of excellence. It is a testament to the creativity and innovation that drives the Japanese whisky industry forward.

Limited in production, this expression is highly sought after by whisky enthusiasts and collectors alike. Each bottle represents a rare opportunity to experience the combined talents of Chichibu and Komagatake distilleries, a testament to the passion and dedication that goes into every drop.

In conclusion, Chichibu Ichiro's Malt Double Distilleries 2021 Chichibu x Komagatake 53.5% is a remarkable whisky that showcases the best of both Chichibu and Komagatake distilleries. It is a celebration of collaboration, craftsmanship, and the pursuit of excellence in the world of Japanese whisky. Whether enjoyed by enthusiasts or collectors, this expression is a testament to the artistry and innovation that continues to shape the whisky landscape.

Chichibu - Ichiro's Malt Double Distilleries 2021 Chichibu x Komagatake 53.5% NV

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