Whisky Karuizawa 17 years, gift box, 700 ml
Whiskey with a beautiful dark amber.
Whisky has a buttery, velvety, enveloping taste with tones of orange and plum jam, marmalade and ginger biscuit with long, rich and warm aftertaste.
Whiskey with aromas of biscuit, citrus, earth mushrooms, smoky wood, damp cellars and rancio.
Excellent digestif, goes well with a cigar and coffee.
Karuizawa distillery is located at the foot of the dormant volcano Asama (Asama). It was built in 1955 Daikoku Budosi, near the foot near the mountain resort with hot springs Kariudzava. This is a small distillery, equipped with only four stills, produces a limited number of high-quality whiskey, which according to its taste more like a Scottish Scotch, but differs from it in a number of qualities. At the distillery make malt and blended whiskey. The water which is used in the preparation of whiskey, naturally filtered through lava, during manufacture of the casks are only sherry, which when stored for years exposed to hot and cold temperatures. All this is reflected in the character of the beverage.